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WYD 2011: Papal Q&A on flight to Madrid

Pope Benedict XVI meets journalists aboard the flight to Madrid (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

The Pope answered questions from reporters on his way to Madrid for World Youth Day 2011

WYD 2011: Full text of Pope Benedict XVI’s Welcome Address

Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives at Barajas airport in Madrid this morning (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

The full text of Pope Benedict XVI’s Welcome Address

Benedict XVI’s beatification homily: full text

John Paul II restored to Christianity its ‘true face as a religion of hope’, says Pope Benedict XVI at beatification of his great predecessor

Pope’s homily at the Easter Vigil – full text

Pope Benedict XVI holds a candle during the Easter Vigil in St Peter's Basilica (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Benedict XVI says that the Resurrection has inaugurated a new form of life

Pope’s address at the Way of the Cross – full text

Benedict XVI leads the Good Friday Way of the Cross at the Colosseum (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Benedict XVI says that the Cross is a luminous sign of God’s love

Pope’s homily at the Mass of the Lord’s Supper – full text

Benedict XVI washes the foot of a priest on Holy Thursday (Alessandro Bianchi/AP/Press Association Images)

Pope prays for unity at Mass at Basilica of St John Lateran

Pope’s Chrism Mass homily – full text

Benedict XVI breathes over chrism oil, a gesture symbolising the infusion of the Holy Spirit, at Holy Thursday Mass last year  (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Read the full text of Pope Benedict XVI’s Chrism Mass homily

Pope Benedict XVI: the Last Supper

The Last Supper as imagined by Leonardo da Vinci

Here we print an extract from the Pope’s new book, Jesus of Nazareth Part II

Full text of Benedict XVI’s Urbi et Orbi message

Benedict XVI delivers his Urbi et Orbi blessing from the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope urges Chinese Catholics to take heart

Full text of Benedict XVI’s homily at Midnight Mass

Benedict XVI kneels in prayer during Christmas Eve Mass in St Peter's Basilica (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope says Christ’s birth overcame distance between God and man