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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?

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

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

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

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

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

Benedict XVI has donated a signed photograph of himself for a charity auction this September. The proceeds will help children in the Darfur region of Sudan

Print edition 29.07.11

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The Descent by Caravaggio will take part in the exhibition ‘The Word made image’ at the Prado museum

Bolivia’s bishops open the Cause of Tito Yupanqui