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More than 100,000 young people attend World Youth Day warm-up

Days in the Dioceses event combines prayer, relaxation and cultural trips

Journalist who became cardinal on path to canonisation

The Cause of Ángel Herrera Oria gathers momentum

Print edition 12.08.11

Print edition 12.08.11

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Print edition 05.08.11

Print edition 05.08.11

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – news, features, comment, letters and reviews – is only available to subscribers.

Debate: Which parts of the Bible are best for summer reading?

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The Pope’s advice is to dip into the Book of Tobit, the Book of Esther or the Song of Songs. What would Herald readers suggest?

Pope recommends reading Bible during summer

During his general audience Benedict XVI recommends reading a book from the Bible in the summer

Bavarian orchestra plays for Pope

Benedict XVI received a group from the small town of Traunstein, in the very area of Bavaria where he celebrated his first Mass

New app lets you follow World Youth Day on your phone

App allows pilgrims to find their group leader if they get lost

Pope’s brother to publish memoir in September

Mgr Georg Ratzinger’s book will be called My Brother, the Pope

Debate: Is there any hope for Catholic Ireland?

Benedict XVI may visit Ireland next year when it hosts the 50th International Eucharistic Congress (CNS photo)

Can removing bishops, redrawing dioceses and a papal visit next year lead the Irish Church towards renewal?