Pope John Paul II (search) is taking pains to cast his condition in a positive light after the pontiff was rushed to a hospital and underwent surgery to ease another breathing crisis.
Papal spokesman Joaquin Navarro-Valls said the frail 84-year-old John Paul spent a restful night at Rome's Gemelli Polyclinic, where doctors advised him not to speak for a few days.
John Paul's latest hospitalization was certain to further fuel speculation about whether he could continue as pope, and what would happen if he was incapacitated.
We’ll cover the latest news on the health of Pope John Paul II with Greg Burke, FOX News Rome correspondent; Ray Flynn, former U.S ambassador to the Vatican, and Msgr. Thomas Hartman of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, N.Y.
Plus, President Bush’s European outreach mission comes to an end — was it a success? We'll ask Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., in an exclusive interview.
And, we'll get powerful political punditry from our panel of FOX News contributors: Charles Krauthammer, nationally syndicated columnist; Mara Liasson of National Public Radio; Bill Kristol of The Weekly Standard, and Juan Williams of National Public Radio.