Posts Tagged ‘Pope John Paul I’

Mobster claims responsibility for Pope John Paul I death Comments 0

Monday, October 21st, 2019

A Colombian gangster claims he was present in 1978 when Pope John Paul I was poisoned with cyanide. In a tell-all new book “When the Bullet Hits the Bone,” Anthony Raimondi (69) opens up about John Paul’s death after just 33 days in office. Raimondi says his co-conspirators killed the pope because John Paul I Read more

Pope John Paul I – mystery death resolved Comments 0

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

The 40-year mystery surrounding Pope John Paul I’s death has been finally resolved. The Pope, who held office for only 33 days before his death in 1978, was not murdered. Rumours that he was murdered began circulating soon after his sudden death. A new book “Papa Luciani: Chronicle of a Death,” discloses details about the Read more

Benedict XVI testifies on beatification of John Paul I Comments 0

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI has testified in proceedings for the beatification of Pope John Paul I. This was reported by Italy’s Famiglia Cristiana (Christian Family) Catholic magazine last week. No pope has ever testified for the beatification of another, the magazine stated. John Paul I died 37 years ago after being pope for just 33 Read more

Another step in Smiling Pope John Paul I path to canonisation Comments 0

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Another step is soon to be taken in the path to canonisation of the “smiling pope”, John Paul I. Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone announced that the position document for the beatification of Pope John Paul I will be submitted to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints in the northern autumn. This sets out the pros Read more