Movies Celebrating Canonization of Two Beloved Popes

Come celebrate the canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII with the Knights of Columbus from Holy Infant Council 10794! We will be screening two films about the lives of these great men who will be canonized on April 27, 2014. The films will be shown at Kennedy Catholic High School’s theater: 500 Woods Mill Road; Manchester, MO 63011


The movies will be screened on two successive Saturdays: April 23 and May 3. Show times for each movie will be 7:00pm. Tickets available at the door.

The film John XXIII: The Pope of Peace, to be shown April 23, stars Edward Asner in an acclaimed performance as the beloved pontiff who came from common stock and was known for his simplicity, goodness, courage and love for humanity.

The film Pope John Paul II originally aired as a three-hour CBS mini-series on December 4 and 7, 2005, starring Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning actor Jon Voight, who was
nominated for an Emmy for his remarkable performance in the film. This movie was made in cooperation
with the Vatican and received a blessing from Pope Benedict XVI. We will be showing this film on May 3.

All proceeds from ticket sales will go to the benefit of Haiti and Honduran missions.

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