Friday, March 30, 2007
JOHN PAUL II MIRACLE ?
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (AP) - The long-mysterious nun whose claim that she was cured of Parkinson's disease could prompt the Roman Catholic Church to beatify Pope John Paul is expected to tell her story on Friday.
Sister Marie-Simon-Pierre, a French nun whose identity has been one of the Catholic Church's most closely guarded secrets, is to break her silence and speak to reporters at a news conference in the southeastern city of Aix-en-Provence.
She is expected to talk about how she inexplicably recovered from Parkinson's disease, a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system, after she and her community of nuns prayed to John Paul.
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