From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Angelus Oct. 7 at the conclusion of the Mass celebrated in St. Peter’s Square for the proclamation of St. John of Avila and St. Hildegard of Bingen as doctors of the Church, Pope Benedict XVI urged Catholics to pray the rosary throughout the upcoming Year of Faith, and to pray for the work of the Synod on the New Evangelization.

“Dear brothers and sisters,

“Let us turn now in...


VATICAN CITY (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — The power of Jesus Christ is manifested in humble service and love,

Pope Benedict XVI warned of a “grave threat” to religious liberty

VATICAN CITY (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Benedict XVI has emphasized need for

VATICAN CITY (CNA And VIS ) — Pope Benedict XVI used his Sunday Angelus address

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — In his homily during Mass in the Vatican Basilica

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — In a Dec. 18 pastoral visit to the prison of Rebbiba

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before using a tablet computer to

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — Addressing the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — On Saturday, Pope Benedict XVI received 500 participants

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — At  the Nov. 20 departure ceremony at Cardinal Bernardin Gantin Airport of Cotonou that ended his three day apostolic visit to the African nation of Benin, Pope Benedict XVI called Africa “a land of hope” that has “much to teach our world.” 

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