On the approaching feast of Pope St. Pius X (August 21) we invite you to acquaint yourselves with these three Venetian cardinals who not only became popes in the 20th century, but also, two of whom have been canonized, and the third is on his way.
Please visit Papal Artifacts & Papal History (with their names) to learn more about each of them.
St. Pius X, pray for us!
St. John XXIII, pray for us!
Venerable John Paul I, pray for us!
Small Bust of Blessed Pius IX
Blessing Signed by Pope Pius X
Pius X: Mace Coat of Arms
St. Pius X: Roman Collar Description & Seal
St. Pius X Zucchetto with Document of Authenticity
Thank You Card and Message Sent From Angelo Roncalli on the Occasion of His Elevation to the Cardinalate (inside view)
A Zucchetto of Saint John XXIII
Pope St. John XXIII: Signed Blessing in a Silver Presentation Frame
A Chalice & Paten Used by Pope John XXIII: June 16, 1959
St. John XXIII: Fiddleback Chasuble & Manisfolds
Pope John Paul I ordination card
Pope John Paul I: A Zucchetto Worn by Albino Luciani as Cardinal
Lead Seals and Chains From the 1978 Conclave Electing John Paul I