Sun., March 27 at 9 p.m. ET
Hosted by Newt Gingrich

With Pope John Paul II's (search) recent trips to the hospital, surgery and failing health, billions of people around the world have been praying for the pope's recovery and return to his post at the Vatican.

This FOX News special gives viewers a look into the life and times of Pope John Paul II, his travels, his missions, his relationship with the United States and our leaders and his special appeal to the faithful of all ages.

We talk with the pope's handpicked musical conductor about the pope's personal side ... a side with a sharp sense of humor.

This weekend, join host Newt Gingrich as he takes a special look at the pope of the people.