Pope Benedict XVI

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by Katia Amore | Mon, 04/28/2014 - 05:39
Yesterday, April 27th, Pope Francis proclaimed two of his predecessors, John XXIII and John Paul II, saints in front of more than half a million pilgrims who…
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by Carol King | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 03:00
Pope John Paul II will be one of two former pontiffs to be canonised in 2014. Carol King explains what to expect. The world will see a first in 2014 when two…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 04/07/2014 - 20:15
A collection of more than 8,000 audio recordings of popes’ speeches since 1884 has been made available in an online archive, “The Voices of the Popes,”…
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by Carol King | Tue, 02/12/2013 - 06:18
Carol King explains what will happen after Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation and the reasons behind it.Newspaper ‘Il Sole 24 Ore’ has reported that Pope Benedict…
by ITALY | Mon, 02/11/2013 - 07:29
The Vatican has announced that Pope Benedict XVI will retire on 28 February.The move has shocked Italy and Catholics world wide, given that the post is…
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by Carol King | Tue, 12/25/2012 - 09:58
The Pope’s life story is set to hit the big screen in a movie adaptation.German company Odeon Film announced that it is planning the biopic with German…
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by Carol King | Tue, 10/09/2012 - 07:58
Pope Benedict XVI is planning to set up a Papal Latin Academy to promote the use of Latin within the Catholic Church and the secular world.Italian priest Fr.…
by Gabi Logan | Tue, 07/03/2012 - 05:41
Pope Benedict XVI paid an emotional visit to the areas affected by the earthquakes in Emilia Romagna last Tuesday, personally greeting the residents, security…
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by Gabi Logan | Tue, 06/05/2012 - 05:03
Vatican City was rocked by three compromising events last week, as documents exposing Vatican infighting and corruption were released, Pope Benedict XVI’s…
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by Natalie Aldern | Mon, 01/09/2012 - 01:29
16 lucky newborns had a very special baptism on Sunday when Pope Benedict blessed the babies himself after a historic mass in the Sistine Chapel.The chapel is…