Nuns hold up a poster with portraits of Pope John Paul II, left, and John XXIII, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 27, 2014. Pope Francis has declared his two predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints in an unprecedented canonization ceremony made even more historic by the presence of retired Pope Benedict XVI. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
John XXIII, John Paul II become saints
Vatican » Never before have two popes been canonized at the same time.
By JIM YARDLEY
| The New York Times
First Published Apr 27 2014 10:15 pm • Last Updated Apr 28 2014 07:58 am
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