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    Papal Transition 2005 Web Archive Collection Period: April 5th, 2005 to November 30th, 2005. On April 2, 2005, Pope John Paul II died at the age of 84; seventeen days later, on April 19, 2005, Pope Benedict XVI was elected the 265th pope of the Roman Catholic Church. The death of a presiding pope of the Catholic Church is an event that affects more than one billion Catholics worldwide ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2008

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    Vatican : the Holy See Official site of the holy see. Provides a chronology and documentary history of the papacy of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Catholic Church
    • Date: 2001-11-08
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    Primate calls for prayer for John Paul II Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    The Lutheran World Federation The Lutheran World Federation homepage; includes tribute to Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Lutheran World Federation
    • Date: 2001-10-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Pope John Paul II -- Beliefnet.com Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-06
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    Government of the Republic of Croatia Homepage of the Croatian government detailing reaction to the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    The Pope Blog: Conclave Edition The Pope Blog provides news and information about His Holiness Pope John Paul II. The Pope Blog: Conclave Edition Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    ElectAPope.Com - Welcome to Electapope.com Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Tribute to Our Holy Father Tribute to Our Holy Father Pope John Paul II Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Pope : from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Encyclopedia entry from Wikipedia for "Pope", the head of the Roman Catholic Church. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Mykeru.com March 27 to April 2, 2005 Anonymous Webpage with a humorous/controversial take on the legacy of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Statement from the Fatima Center on the Death of Pope John Pa... Our Lady of Fatima Online: Dedicated to the Message of peace and hope brought to the world by the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Landover Baptist Church Homepage of the ficticious Landover Baptist Church; includes sermon "The Pope's Message from Hell" by Harry Hardwick. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Landover Baptist Church - Hardwick, Harry
    • Date: 2002-09-03
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    Newsline Special Report - April 05, 2005 Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Religionjournal.com Webpage of the Christian News and Religious News Service. Includes articles on the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Religious News Service
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    First Spiritual Temple Home Page A Non-Denominational Christian Spiritualist Church. Making Sense of God, Jesus Christ, Spirit and Religion through 4000 years of Spiritualism. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Opus Dei- U.S.A. Opus Dei U. S. A.. Opus Dei is a personal Prelature of the Catholic Church that helps ordinary lay people seek holiness in their work and everyday activities. This official Web site includes news, recent media reports, and special features on a social projects inspired by Opus Dei. Includes articles on the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict ...
    • Contributor: Opus Dei (Society)
    • Date: 2002-10-01
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    Orthodox Church Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-10-15
  • Archived Web Site
    Statement of the Rev. Mark S. Hanson, ELCA Presiding Bishop, ... Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    The Methodist Church of Great Britain Homepage of The Methodist Church of Great Britain; includes a statement of the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Methodist Church (Great Britain)
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    A Truly Christian Man Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    The Council Mourns the Passing of Pope John Paul II At ENoor Creations, we provide our clients Custom Computer Solutions ranging from Web Hosting to Application Design and Consulting. Our clients are located all over the world and range from families to multinational institutions. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    ICNA Condoles Pope's Death Statement of condolence from the Islamic Circle of North America regarding the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Islamic Circle of North America
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Pope Praised by Baptist Leaders Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    The official website of the City of Warsaw Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    VOA News : Pope John Paul II Voice of America homepage gathering worldwide reaction to the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Voice of America (Organization)
    • Date: 2005-04-06
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    AMERICA magazine: Catholic weekly magazine, online & print, A... AMERICA, the Catholic weekly magazine of religion, news, opinion, spirituality & book reviews. Published by Jesuits since 1909. A magazine for the thinking Catholic and those who want to know what Catholics are thinking. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2002-09-15
  • Archived Web Site
    Democratic Underground Forums - Bush using Pope's death to ad... Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Tradition, Family, and Property Condolence letter by Raymond E. Drake on behalf of the American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family, and Property to Eduardo Cardinal Martínez Somalo on the occasion of the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family, and Property - Drake, Raymond E.
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    The Council on American-Islamic Relations - CAIR: Article Co... The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is a nonprofit 501(c)(4), grassroots civil rights and advocacy group. CAIR is America's largest Islamic civil liberties group, with regional offices nationwide and in Canada Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    ReligionFacts.com : Just the facts on world religions A comprehensive, objective guide to world religions and religious topics. Includes biographies of Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI as well as a history of the Papacy and Papal election. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    President's Statement on the Death of Pope John Paul II President Bush on Saturday said, "Laura and I join people across the Earth in mourning the passing of Pope John Paul II. The Catholic Church has lost its shepherd, the world has lost a champion of human freedom, and a good and faithful servant of God has been called home." Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Bush, George W. - (George Walker)
    • Date: 2005-04-06
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    Pope John Paul II Tribute Screensaver Pope John Paul II Tribute Screensaver at RI Soft Systems. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Ri Soft Systems
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    In Memory of His Holiness Pope John Paul II, 1920-2005 Historic commemoratives (stamps, first day covers, medals) pay tribute to the Holy Father. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Unicover Corporation
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Catholic exchange Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    The Northwest Missourian Online Edition>>In memory of the Pope The Online Edition of the Northwest Missourian, Northwest Missouri State University's student published weekly newspaper. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    Memory-of.com - Memorial website in memory of Pope John Paul ... A memorial website is a great way to celebrate the life of a beloved one who has passed away. Share your loved one's life story, legacy, photographs and audio/video clips. Visitors can light a memorial candle, offer their condolences, pay tribute, and relate their thoughts, experiences and memories. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
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    JFGA Honors the Memory of Pope John Paul II Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    t r u t h o u t : News & Politics Blog Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Pitt, William
    • Date: 2005-05-02
  • Archived Web Site
    His Holiness the Dalai Lama Mourns the Passing Away of Pope J... Letter of condolence by the Dalai Lama on the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Bstan-ʼdzin-Rgya-Mtsho (Dalai Lama XIV) - Central Tibetan Administration-In-Exile (India)
    • Date: 2005-04-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Conflict around Autocephalous Orthodox Patriarchate Premises ... Articles primarily on the Orthodox and Roman Catholic churches in Ukraine. Includes articles on the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Religious Information Service of Ukraine
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    New Advent Website containing information on the conclave of cardinals to elect a successor to Pope John Paul II as well as biographies. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-10-10
  • Archived Web Site
    International Civic Arms This site is completely devoted to civic heraldry, i.e. coats of arms of countries, states, provinces, towns, villages etc, including that of Vatican City. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Hartemink, R. (Ralf)
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    GoVeg.com > Features : Pope John Paul II Taught Love for Animals Vegetarian and vegan resources from PETA. How to guide to vegetarianism and veganism. Recipes, restaurants and current animal rights and animal welfare campeigns. Everything for Vegetarians and vegans at present or to be b. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Pope John Paul II and the Rose Prophecy Webpage relating the death of Pope John Paul II to the prophecies of Nostradamus. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: McClellan, Michael
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-11-16
  • Archived Web Site
    Praying following the Death of Pope John Paul II and for the ... Prayer and mass transcript for Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Boston College Remembers Pope John Paul II Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Gen X Revert Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Concerning the death of Pope John Paul II Worldwide reaction to the death of Pope John Paul II. Includes brief notes from CNN.com visitors sharing their views on the death of the Pope. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Religious Tolerance.org
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Speaking of Faith John Paul II's papacy was dramatic and historic on many fronts. Speaking of Faith explores some of the critical religious issues of his 26 years as pontiff and discusses the great and contradictory impact he made on the Catholic Church in America and abroad. Host Krista Tippett speaks with NPR's senior European correspondent Sylvia Poggioli, priest and author Donald Cozzens, and Yale theologian Margaret ...
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    ChristianityToday.com - Informing. Inspiring. Connecting. Equ... ChristianityToday.com is the official Web site of Christianity Today International that informs, inspires, connects, and equips Christians through community-building interest areas, news with a Christian slant, and more. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-11-06
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    Fidel Castro News News articles about Cuban president Fidel Castro. Many articles were captured around the time of the Papal transition of 2005. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Castro, Fidel
    • Date: 2005-05-02
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    GALHA News Release - Pope John Paul II: Implacable Homophobe Gay and Lesbian Humanist Association - News Release: Pope John Paul II: Implacable Homophobe. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Women's eNews Women's eNews is the definitive source of substantive news--unavailable anywhere else--covering issues of particular concern to women and providing women's perspectives on public policy. It enhances women's ability to define their own lives and to participate fully in every sector of human endeavor. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2002-08-08
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    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Washington, D.C. Webpage of the Polish Embassy in Washington, DC. Includes news on Polish reaction to the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Poland - Ambasada (U.S.)
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Polska Polish cultural, tourism, and business homepage produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Includes a tribute to Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Poland - Ministerstwo Spraw Zagranicznych
    • Date: 2004-08-08
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    Pope John Paul II : A Powerful Force of Peace & Reconciliation The Muslim Public Affairs Council mourns the passing of Pope John Paul II, a religious leader of tremendous foresight who was tireless in his efforts to embrace people of different faiths. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Muslim Public Affairs Council
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Foreign Policy In Focus Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-06
  • Archived Web Site
    The Antichrist Atheist Network! - www.Antichrist.net Steve J. Quest's Antichrist Atheist Network! Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    NRLC Mourns the Death of Pope John Paul II Statement from the National Right to Life on the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: National Right to Life Committee (U.S.)
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    The Archbishop of Canterbury Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Christina of Sweden, b.1626-d.1689 Biography and annotated bibliography of Queen Christina of Sweden. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Woods, Karen
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    President of India : Press Releases : Details Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Inside the Vatican - Monthly Roman Catholic Magazine The world’s most well-informed, comprehensive monthly magazine on what is going on inside the Vatican, at the heart of the Roman Catholic Church. You Don't Have to Go to Rome to Get Inside the Vatican! Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Moynihan, Robert
    • Date: 2001-09-20
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    Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese Details of Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Catholic Church - Archdiocese of Rānchī (India)
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    The Anglican Communion Official Website Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-11-20
  • Archived Web Site
    Historic Christianity Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    AD2000 - a journal of religious opinion Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    Catholic News Service Home Page Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-10-02
  • Archived Web Site
    My Catholic Start Page -- Catholic-Pages.com Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Dennis For Pope Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Gay Spirituality and Culture: More Reflections on the Passing... Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Perez, Joe
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    News - Bay Windows Bay Windows - New England's largest gay an... New England's largest gay and lesbian newspaper. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Avery for Pope Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    Is the next Pope the last Pope? The next Pope will be the last according to the prophecies of St. Malachy. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Dawson, James P.
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Howstuffworks "How the Papacy Works" Catholics around the world have welcomed a new Pope, Benedict XVI. Besides providing spiritual leadership to millions world-wide, the Pope has many other duties. Learn about the rules of the Papacy. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Next Pope Odds Next Pope Betting odds comparison plus form, news, live scores and free bets. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation, dedicated to helping Christians of the Holy Land. Website includes short articles on the death and legacy of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    Commonweal Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2002-09-10
  • Archived Web Site
    Catholic and Enjoying It! Blog page critical of the Catholic Church. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Shea, Mark
    • Date: 2002-09-13
  • Archived Web Site
    Pontifications Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    The Cardinal Ratzinger Fan Club Webpage dedicated to Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger prior to being elected Pope and taking the name Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    Voice Of the Faithful Voice of the Faithful is a Boston-based group formed in response to the crisis in the Archdiocese of Boston, and the broader difficulties afflicting the Catholic Church throughout the world. The group seeks to aid Catholic growth by providing a voice for the people of the church. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Voice of the Faithful (Organization)
    • Date: 2002-09-18
  • Archived Web Site
    www.chiesa Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    GovMint.com-Pope John Paul II 24-Karat Half Dollar Pope John Paul II is unquestionably one of the most powerful forces on earth. Through his unprecedented travels throughout the world he has inspired a generation and touched the lives of more people than any other pope in history. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Pope John Paul II Bracelets Our exclusive Cardinal Red silicone bracelets have "POPE JOHN PAUL II" molded into the face of the bracelet. These "POPE bracelets" are very durable and will become a symbol of your faith and dedication to Catholicism. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    There is No Pope : The World is PopeLess - 2005 Commemorative... Website selling Pope John Paul II commemorative T-shirts and candles. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Y-Que Trading Post
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Seattle Catholic : A Journal of Catholic News and Views Seattle Catholic : A Journal of Catholic News and Views. Includes articles: Non Habemus Papam, and, Two Popes, Saint Benedict, and the Soul of the West, concerning the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI respectively. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2002-09-10
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    Statement by the Rev. William G. Sinkford, President of the U... Statement by the Rev. William G. Sinkford, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association on the death of Pope John Paul II. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Sinkford, William - Unitarian Universalist Association
    • Date: 2005-04-06
  • Archived Web Site
    Michael Novak : author, philosopher, theologian Contains various articles by Novak expressing his opinions on Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, the Papacy, and Catholicism in general. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Novak, Michael
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    What's on in Rome Up to date listings of strikes, demonstrations and protests in Rome. Contains information pertaining to the funeral of Pope John Paul II and the inaugural mass of Pope Benedict XVI. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    Slaves of the Immaculate Heart of Mary : Home Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-21
  • Archived Web Site
    CUF.org : Catholics United for the Faith Catholics United for the Faith is a membership-based organization focused on bringing Christ to the World. Web pages captured around the time of the Papal transition in 2005. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Catholics United for the Faith
    • Date: 2002-09-10
  • Archived Web Site
    Blessed John Paul II Shrine The Pope John Paul II Cultural Center in Washington DC is dynamic interactive venue that promotes the message of faith, hope, and community. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Knights of Columbus
    • Date: 2005-04-22
  • Archived Web Site
    Pope Election Website providing information on the election of Popes, church history, and biography of cardinals with an emphasis of Joseph Ratzinger. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    The Onion The Onion, America's Finest News Reporting is an award-winning satirical publication founded in 1988 in Madison, Wisconsin. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-10-02
  • Archived Web Site
    Catholic Bishops' Conference of India Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2005-04-19
  • Archived Web Site
    New Humanist New Humanist - Britain's leading magazine for humanism, rationalism and freethought. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Rationalist Press Association
    • Date: 2005-04-19
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    Eternal Word Television Network, Global Catholic Network - Ha... Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) featuring Catholic Q and A, a Catholic Document Library, an Audio Library, Catholic News, programming information for EWTN Television and WEWN radio Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2001-11-21