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A man walks past posters announcing the double canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII on April 24, 2014, in Rome. (credit: Getty Images)

Cardinal Dolan Arrives At The Vatican For Historic Canonization Of Two Popes

Excitement was building in Rome on Saturday, as the historic weekend canonization of two popes got underway.

04/26/2014

John XXIII and John Paul II (Credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Heads To Rome As Faithful Gear Up For Canonization Of John XXIII and John Paul II

Rome, built upon layers of history, has never seen anything quite like the canonization of two popes at the same time.

04/25/2014

The shrine at at church in New Jersey contains six relics that were blessed by Pope John Paul II. (Photo: CBS 2)

New Jersey Parish Celebrates Shrine To Beloved Pope John Paul II

For parishioners at one church in the Garden State, Sunday’s canonization of two popes in Vatican City holds special meaning.

04/25/2014

A man walks past posters announcing the double canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII on April 24, 2014, in Rome. (credit: Getty Images)

Rome Buzzing With Excitement Over Dual Canonization

Faithful from around the globe are arriving in Rome for the historic canonization of two popular popes.

04/24/2014

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, WCBS 880's Rich Lamb (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Reflects On Historic Dual Canonization Of Past Popes

Cardinal Timothy Dolan said in the church, saints are usually “museum pieces” who lived hundreds of years ago. But he said that is not the case for Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II.

04/21/2014