Close Pope Francis clears Pope John Paul II for sainthood Cassidy Moody and KSDK , KSDK 6:24 AM. CDT July 05, 2013 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis clears John Paul II for sainthood, approves miracle attributed to intercession. (Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Eight dead, dozens injured in hot semi trailer found at S.A. Walmart Child left starving in deplorable apartment while mother out clubbing Large objects thrown at moving cars Mexico resort drowning death a mystery for Wisconsin family Protests erupts outside city workhouse Press conference on Snooty the manatee's death Crumbling house a threat to neighbors' safety First responders help sick teen with messages Maplewood closed to test for crypto Girl_bit_by_fish More Stories Police: 10-year-old boy shot in head, killed near… Jul 23, 2017, 6:41 p.m. 1 dead, 4 injured in 6-car crash on I-44 in St. James Jul 23, 2017, 4:54 p.m. Powerful storm knocks out power for more than 90,000… Jul 23, 2017, 7:30 p.m.