âI believe the Pope will come,â the Cardinal told the Polish News Agency (PAP), adding that âit is not possible this year, it would be next year, in 2005.â.- After meeting with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican, the Arcbishop of Warsaw, Cardinal Jozef Glemp, said the Pope might visit Poland next year.
According to the Cardinal, the Pope would visit his homeland to consecrate the recently built Church of Divine Providence in the Polish capital.
Cardinal Glemp also said the Pope was very animated and alert during their meeting.
âRight now there is nothing threatening the life of the Pope,â he explained, adding that âthe weakness which one could notice in him last year has diminished.â
The Popeâs last tripâhis 102nd outside of Italyâtook place last September in Slovakia, during which he maintained a busy schedule despite his poor health.