John Paul II: The Pope In Nicaragua

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Pope in Nicaragua

In 1983 Pope John Paul II made a short visit to Nicaragua for about eleven hours.

Everybody was very anxious for the arrival of the pontiff. They also were curious about

the speech that Pope II was going to pronounce. All, Christian, Catholics, and even

people who didn’t practice any religion, members of the church or not, they were

anxiously getting ready to welcome the pontiff. According to Envio- a digital

magazine- “for more than a month, the Nicaraguan people became aware of the

importance that this trip had for the entire country. Above all, they were becoming

aware of the importance of the Pope's understanding of the Nicaraguan

situation”. At that point, the Catholic people who wanted to

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