1982 Visit

Content from Pope John Paul II’s historic visit to England, Wales and Scotland in 1982.

Saint Joseph's Hospital

1st June 1982

Saint Joseph's Hospital

Pope John Paul II praised staff at St Joseph’s Hospital, Rosewell, Edinburgh. More >

Scottish Youth

31st May 1982

Scottish Youth

Pope John Paul II addressed 44,000 young Scots at Murrayfield Stadium. More >

31st May 1982

Pope John Paul II ordains priests in Manchester in 1982

John Paul II celebrates Mass with priestly ordinations in Heaton Park, Manchester in 1982 More >

Pope John Paul II addresses the 24,000-strong Polish crowd

30th May 1982

Pope John Paul II addresses the 24,000-strong Polish crowd

Address from Pope John Paul II at Crystal Palace More >

Holy Mass for the Renewal Of The Baptismal Promises

29th May 1982

Holy Mass for the Renewal Of The Baptismal Promises

Wembley Stadium was the setting for the gathered crowd to renew Baptismal promises. More >

Pope John Paul II to the religious men and women of England and Wales

29th May 1982

Pope John Paul II to the religious men and women of England and Wales

Pope John Paul II praises the monks and nuns who serve society in England and Wales. More >

Homily at the ecumenical celebration in Canterbury Cathedral

29th May 1982

Homily at the ecumenical celebration in Canterbury Cathedral

Pope John Paul II takes part in an ecumenical celebration with the Archbishop of Canterbury. More >

Religious Communities

29th May 1982

Religious Communities

Pope John Paul II thanks 4,500 nuns and monks for their service to society. More >

John Paul II Holy Mass In Westminster Cathedral

28th May 1982

John Paul II Holy Mass In Westminster Cathedral

Pope John Paul II preached to the congregation in Westminster Cathedral. More >

Pope John Paul II’s welcome address at Gatwick Airport

28th May 1982

Pope John Paul II’s welcome address at Gatwick Airport

Cardinal Hume welcomes Pope John Paul II to the UK at Gatwick Airport in 1982. More >

Pope John Paul II at Southwark’s Cathedral

28th May 1982

Pope John Paul II at Southwark’s Cathedral

Sacrament of the Sick - Pope John Paul II's focus for Mass at St George's Cathedral, Southwark. More >

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