POPE JOHN XXIII DVD The Pope of Peace Color 200 Minutes
This is the story of Pope John XXIII (23rd), who is best known for having called for the Second Vatican Council. Learn about his life beginning as a young priest, to being made a bishop, a Cardinal and finally Pope. Supposedly elected to be an "interim Pope" he was expected to maintain the status quo. Imagine the surprise of his advisors when he called for a new council; a council that would send a call to the whole church and reshape Catholicism as many knew it.