JOHN HUME IS KNIGHTED BY POPE BENEDICT

first_imgDonegal resident John Hume has been knighted by the Pope for his contribution to the peace process.The Derry politician, who lives in Greencastle, was made a Knight of Saint Gregory by Pope Benedict.The founding member of the SDLP was famously pictured with Bono and David Trimble in 1998 as the peace process was cemented. Although now retired from active politics, Mr Hume regularly attends functions across Co Donegal.He was also named Ireland’s greatest person in a television poll by RTE. JOHN HUME IS KNIGHTED BY POPE BENEDICT was last modified: July 6th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:JOHN HUMEKNIGHTEDPope Benedictlast_img read more