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Blessed John Paul II - Be Not Afraid

Susan Helen Wallace

Publisher: Pauline Books and Media

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Growing up in Poland just after the first World War, little Karol "Lolek" Wojtyla could hardly have imagined the amazing path his life would take. An actor, poet, philosopher, priest, scholar, and pope, Blessed John Paul II brought the Good News to people of every continent, encouraging us in the words of Jesus: Be not afraid! Ages 9-12.

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