His Holiness John Paul II is one of the most beloved popes. His pontificate was one of the longest of all time, lasting nearly 27 years. Hallmarks of his pontificate were a tireless missionary spirit, his love for humanity, his particular love for young people, his brilliant philosophical mind, his theological depth, his Marian devotion, his inter-faith dialogue, his call for evangelization and spiritual renewal in the Church, and much, much more. Pope Saint John Paul II is sure to be known as one of the great saints of the Catholic Church. This statue is handmade and imported from Italy and is a great way to display your devotion.