Chris Patten on the pope who rocked the Roman Catholic church by pushing it towards change
The Pope visits a nation where one in four is a Catholic - America.
Conservative MP Ann Widdicombe nominates the last Pope, John Paul II.
Ann Widdicombe MP nominates the late pontiff, who agreed with her on women priests.
How Pope John Paul II's instillation caused excitement in America.
Pope John Paul II's joyous visit to the US, and Catholicism in America.
Pope John Paul II visits Poland.
How close were Pope John Paul II and Ronald Reagan at the end of the Cold War?
Jonathan Freedland compares a Saudi prince with a medieval pope.
Extracts from letters charting a friendship between Pope John Paul II and a married woman.