Knights of Columbus Museum: Past Exhibits

John Paul II: Passion for Peace

Oil lamp (bronze, marble or alabaster) presented to Archbishop Cardinal Puljic by Pope John Paul II during his visit to Saravejo in 1977. Loaned courtesy of His Excellency Vinko Cardinal Puljic, archbishop of Saravejo.

April 9, 2003 — October 1, 2003
Vatican and Pope John Paul II

Twenty-four items and a photographic documentary chronicled Pope John Paul II’s quest for peace and freedom for all mankind, especially during the first 25 years of his pontificate. The exhibit included priceless artifacts from the Vatican, with some of the pope’s own treasured collection from within the Pontifical Household.