How Britain is gearing up to welcome Pope Benedict XVI
MAY 29 1982 saw a crowd of 80,000 in Wembley Stadium. The venue that had seen Englanda s World Cup Final victory and would later host Live Aid was packed for the first mass of Pope John Paul IIa s tour of the UK.
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#1 Sep 7, 2010
28 years after Great Britain has been visited by John Paul II, His Holiness Benedict XVI will be coming soon not only as an Apostolic visit but State visit as well. This is again a world primier and historical from the Bishop of Rome to meet the Queen of England Elizabeth II. He will be honoured by the Monarchy and the Church of England.
Viva il Papa!
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