Pope John Paul II - Visit to Cracow

August 2002

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A tired and emotional Pope John Paul II stops to pray at the graves
of his mother and father in a Krakow cemetery August 18, 2002.
A kneeler had been placed in the cemetery for the Pope but he
decided not to leave his popemobile and prayed very briefly from
inside the car. Earlier on Sunday the Pope, making what may be his
last trip home, presided over a mass for some 2.7 million people,
the largest to attend a papal event in Poland.