Prayers of John Paul II
: "It Is He, Jesus Christ"
"It is Jesus who gives hope and
purpose to our existence." Listen to a one-minute audio clip of John Paul II
(used with permission of EWTN; free RealPlayer required).
From early in his pontificate, the pope's reflection on why
prayer is necessary to Christian life.
Understanding John Paul II's Theology
Q&A summarizing the pope's thinking as reflected in encyclicals such as
Link: John Paul II's
The pope's official letters on topics like economics,
science, labor, Mary, redemption, and the value of human life.
The Pope's "Theology of the Body"
Expert Christopher West explains John Paul II's statements on sexual love.