Pope John Paul II was canonised in a modern record of nine years after his death in 2005. File photo: AFP

Too soon to be a saint? Some ask if Vatican should be more cautious

In recent years, the Vatican has canonised its former leaders – sometimes before history has rendered a final judgment on their papacies

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Pope John Paul II was canonised in a modern record of nine years after his death in 2005. File photo: AFP
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