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The coffin containing the body of Pope John Paul II is exhumed ahead of his beatification (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

His casket is placed before the tomb of St Peter

Blessed John Paul II will be canonised on April 27 (CNS)

Congregation for the Causes of Saints today published the decree announcing John Paul II’s beatification

Blessed John Paul II's notebooks are set to be published on February 5

Doctors and theologians find that the healing of a French nun from Parkinson’s is scientifically inexplicable

Sister Marie Simon-Pierre, pictured in Aix-en-Provence in 2007, was healed from Parkinson's thanks to the intercession of John Paul II (Photo: CNS)

Sister Marie Simon-Pierre was cured of aggressive Parkinson’s disease after her order prayed to John Paul II