Stamp dedicated to Pope John Paul presented at the Vatican

Wednesday, July 06, 2005 | 
Israeli Cabinet Minister Dalia Itzik presented Pope Benedict XVI with a special edition stamp marking the visit of the late Pope John Paul II to the Holy Land in 2000. The stamp depicts John Paul's prayer at the Western Wall, where he left a letter asking forgiveness from the Jews for centuries of Church persecution.

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