Pope John Paul II gestures in a still from the PBS frontline show, "John Paul II: The Millennial Pope." The pontiff, who has always attracted media attention is the subject a new book as well the PBS television show airing Sept. 28. Religion News Service file photo
(RNS) The two most decisive popes of the 20th century are now, or soon will be, saints. The Supremes' gay marriage decision is already being invoked in federal court and Muslims' are taking a page from the Christians' music book.