EWTN Catholic Q&A
2 QUESTIONS
Question from CHARLENE KAHL-KENNEDY on 04-02-2005:

1. WHERE WILL POPE JOHN PAUL II BE BURIED?? IN POLAND OR ITALY? 2. WHY WAS POPE JOHN PAUL II'S PAPAL RING CUT OFF AFTER HIS DEATH? WILL HE BE BURIED WITH HIS PAPAL RING?

Answer by Matthew Bunson on 04-08-2005:

John Paul II will be buried in the Vatican Grottoes in the spot used for Bl. John XXIII. The defaced Ring of the Fisherman will be placed in the first of the papal coffins.

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