Double canonization is a historic victory for the Jewish people!

Never has a religion so thoroughly changed their attitude to what was once seen as their worst enemy as did the Roman Catholic Church under Pope John XXIII and John Paul II.

By Anshel Pfeffer 

The business of manufacturing new saints happening today in Rome is a mystery to non-Catholics, even laughable for atheists. The canonization of Giuseppe Roncalli Angello and Karol Jozef Woytyla, better known as Popes John XXIII and John Paul II, with all its attendant process of discovering the miracles of today, recognizing its high position in heaven and subsequent veneration represents for many of us much that is false and artificial in modern religion. Even many Catholics tend to see this from a cynical perspective; Experienced observers watching Vatican Pope Francis has withdrawn a “balancing act” crafty canonize once a liberal Pope (J23) with a conservative (JP2). And there are critics who accuse the new pope to lose too much time in the celestial pageantry rather than addressing the very real problems still facing a church struggling to acclimate to the 21st century.

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