Chosen Topic: “Explain the role of the pope through three stamps.” By studying stamps during Pope Pius XII's time, students will understand his mission as a pope.
• Read the story of Pius XII
• Look at each stamp. What are the subject matters represented?
• How does it reflect the role of Pope Pius XII?
• What is Pope Pius XII renowned for during his time?
• Why are the subject matters so important that they need to be incorporated in stamps?
• What is the context of his life?