Pope says the example of the Holy Family should inspire all Christian families
Pope prays for those suffering in the Horn of Africa in his Urbi et Orbi address
English archbishops and a Scottish cardinal offer their Christmas greetings to readers of the Herald
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Pope offers Christmas greetings to Vatican officials
Benedict XVI spoke about the meaning of Christmas as well as the importance of being close to Christ throughout the entire year
Pope laments overcrowding in prisons and tells hundreds of inmates that they are worthy of dignity
Pope chooses picture of the Adoration of the Shepherds for Christmas greetings
According to Vatican commentator Andrea Tornielli, Blessed Hildegard of Bingen will be named a Doctor of the Church next October
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