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Pope Benedict XVI.

Pope Benedict highlights faith, charity bond

Nov 11, 2012

In his Nov. 11 Angelus address, Pope Benedict XVI reflected on Sunday’s Mass readings featuring two poor widows who provide... Read more

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Pope reflects on the power of love

Nov 4, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI’s Nov. 4 Angelus address reflected on the Sunday Mass reading from St. Mark’s Gospel about the “greatest... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI at the Oct. 24, 2012 Wednesday general audience.

Pope: saints connect us with eternity, fullness of life

Nov 1, 2012

Pope Benedict said that the solemnity of All Saints should help people reflect on the link between the Church on... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI presides over the canonization of seven saints on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.

Missionaries under the care of Mary, Pope says

Oct 21, 2012

Marking the celebration of Missions Sunday, Pope Benedict encouraged the faithful to entrust all missionaries to the guidance of Mary,... Read more

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God's love stronger than the attraction of wealth, Pope says

Oct 14, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI said that although riches should pose no barrier to serving the Kingdom of God, Christ's love fulfills... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI at Castel Gandolfo.

Pope: Rejoice when non-Catholics do good

Sep 30, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI says that Catholics should be delighted whenever non-Catholics do what is good or embrace what is true.  Read more

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'Be opened' sums up Christ's mission, Pope says

Sep 9, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI says that the public ministry of Jesus Christ is encapsulated in one “small but very important” Aramaic... Read more

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Living God's law with integrity brings liberation, says Pope

Sep 2, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI says that God’s law brings personal liberation to each person who embraces it and lives it with... Read more

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Pope says Christ's life was one of sacrifice, not popularity

Aug 19, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI said that Jesus did not seek recognition during his public ministry but chose instead to preach the... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI at a recent general audience in St. Peter's Square

Pope praises Corpus Christi processions

Jun 10, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI praised the “lively tradition” of holding solemn processions with the Blessed Sacrament “through the streets and squares”... Read more