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Pope John Paul II regularly carried out mortification of the flesh, according to Polish nuns – © 2009 Associated Newspapers Ltd 9

Pope Mortified that he was found practicing Mortification

So why DID Pope John Paul II whip himself? By Peter Stanford Last updated at 9:40 AM on 24th November 2009 The image is as arresting as it is intriguing. Pope John Paul II, who died in 2005, regularly used...