Pope Benedict in the Holy Land

Pope Benedict’s has had a packed schedule throughout his pilgrimage to the Holy Land, traveling from Ammam to Jerusalem to Bethlehem and, finally, to Nazareth. To check out what the Holy Father has been doing and saying, here are a couple links to get started: Pilgrimage to the Holy Land (vatican.va) — contains translations of […]

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Pope Benedict in Africa–Angola

In Pope Benedict’s homily at Mass with bishops, priests, religious, ecclesial movements, and catechists, we see some of the very different challenges that Catholics in Africa face: So many of [your fellow citizens] are living in fear of spirits, of malign and threatening powers. In their bewilderment they end up even condemning street children and […]

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