15 Photos that Prove St. John Paul II Was Cooler Than You

via comicbookjunkie.wordpress.com / via Vicki Gallmeyer, Pinterest / via pixshark.com / ChurchPOP

Today is the 10th anniversary of the death of Pope St. John Paul II. Widely loved and admired, John Paul II took the Gospel to the ends of the earth and inspired a generation.

He was also way cooler than you. And here’s 15 photos as proof.

[See also: 11 of the Most Inspiring Quotes from Pope St. John Paul II]

Enjoy!

via Vicki Gallmeyer, Pinterest
via Vicki Gallmeyer, Pinterest
Roberta F. / Wikimedia Commons
Roberta F. / Wikimedia Commons
via comicbookjunkie.wordpress.com
via comicbookjunkie.wordpress.com

[See also: St. John Paul II Was a Marvel Comic Book Hero In the ’80s]

via pixshark.com
via pixshark.com
via pixshark.com
via pixshark.com
via claimapope.livejournal.com
via claimapope.livejournal.com
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
via pixshark.com
via pixshark.com
via thepapist.org
via thepapist.org
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
via catholicgentleman.net
via catholicgentleman.net
via theroguehistorians.com
via theroguehistorians.com
via dailyedge.ie
via dailyedge.ie
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons
Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons