John Paul II - Berlin Wall Segment - Fátima, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
N 39° 37.810 W 008° 40.381
29S E 528061 N 4386761
Quick Description: Quote by Pope John Paul II near on a plaque by Berlin Wall Segment in Fatima.
Location: Leiria, Portugal
Date Posted: 8/9/2011 3:25:51 AM
Waymark Code: WMC8PP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 18

Long Description:
Quote by Pope John Paul II near on a plaque by Berlin Wall Segment in Fatima.

John Paul II was one of the most popular popes off all times and a great devout of the miracle of Fatima.

The wall segment placed at the entrance of the Sanctuary´s Rectory was offered by Virgilio Casimiro Ferreira, a Portuguese emigrant in Germany and was placed as a grateful memorial of God´s intervention in the fall of Communism as promised in Fatima´s secret.

John Paul II quote is:
"Obrigado, celeste pastora por terdes guiado com carinho maternal os povos para a liberdade"

English translation
"Thank you heavenly shepherdess for having guided with motherly affection people to freedom"

Part of a speech pronounced in Fátima on 12th may of 1991 by John Paul II
Address:
Santuário de Fátima 2495 Fátima


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