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THE LIFE

 

Papa Giovanni XXIII premio internazionale Balzan per la pace

BIRTH AND FIRST YEARS OF LIFE IN THE FAMILY

EDUCATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD

ORDINATION AND THE FIRST YEARS AS A PRIEST

MILITARY SERVICE IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR 

FIRST NATIONAL TASK

IN THE DIPLOMATIC BODY OF THE HOLY SEE

PATRIARCH IN VENICE

ELECTION TO THE PONTIFICATE

PILGRIMAGE TO LORETO AND ASSISI

THE COUNCIL

INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR PEACE

AUDIENCE WITH THE SON-IN-LAW OF KRUSCEV

PACEM IN TERRIS

THE DEATH

THE BEATIFICATION

HIS BODY

 

 

balzanThe first of March 1963 the International Balzan prize was bestowed to his name for peace as a recognizing sign for his intense efforts in order to avoid conflicts and his task in signalling to humankind the path to a pacific living among the peoples. The 7th of the same month he received in a private audience the senator Giovanni Gronchi general president of the prizes of the " International Balzan Foundation" who officially communicate the bestowal of the prize. On that occasion pope John XXIII delivered a speech of thanks in French. The prize was given him the 10th May 1963. 

 


 

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