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VATICAN - G. BRITAIN
Susan Boyle’s dream comes true, as she sings for the pope
Boyle, who became famous with "Britain's Got Talent," sang in a warm up event for Benedict XVI’s Mass in Glasgow. A committed Catholic, says the rosary every day. Faith is the "pillar" of her life. The papal program today in London.
15/11/2006 TURKEY VATICAN
Turkish nationalist paper accuses Bartholomew and Benedict XVI
The patriarch is accused of monopolising the event's TV coverage and the Istanbul press room even though the Patriarchate's involvement in this aspect of the visit's organisation is due to a lack of interest by Turkish authorities.
Mgr Franceschini: Turks are missing Pope
The president of the Turkey’s bishops’ conference told how after Ephesus, Benedict XVI “could at last be a religious leader through and through” and how he won people’s hearts. And there were evident signs of communion with the Orthodox Patriarch.
19/04/2008 VATICAN - USA
Benedict XVI: Passover greetings to the Jewish community of New York
Just a few hours from the Jewish Passover, the pontiff visits the synagogue of rabbi Arthur Schneier, engaged in interreligious dialogue with Christians and Muslims.
18/09/2010 VATICAN- GREAT BRITAIN
Pope in Britain: "Shame" and "humiliation" over priest’s abuse of children
The "immense suffering" of victims of paedophile priests mentioned alongside those who suffer discrimination and persecution for their faith. Celebrating Mass in Westminster Cathedral, Benedict XVI again underlines the Church and society’s "need" for "witnesses" of Christ.
Pope prays Christ will give “his courage” to the Christians of the Holy Land
In mass celebrated in Amman, Benedict XVI underlines “the prophetic Charism” of women. Groups from Lebanon and Palestine travel to take part in the ceremony. And Iraqi refugees including a group of 40 children; some of them receive their first Holy Communion from the Pope.
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