Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII cleared for sainthood
VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis clears Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII for sainthood.
Pope John Paul II was cleared after attribution of a second miracle.
Pope John XII was cleared after only one miracle attribution.
It normally takes two miracles for a Pope to become a Saint - most often through miraculous healing. Other factors are also considered for sainthood.
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