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Spanish police have arrested a Mexican chemistry student who allegedly planned to attack a march against Pope Benedict’s visit to Madrid.
A priest in the Indian state of Maharashtra has said that he believes his church was vandalised by devil worshippers.
John Allen reports that Fr Thomas Weinandy, an adviser to the US bishops on doctrine, has said that theologians can be a “curse and affliction upon the Church”.
American pilgrim Rachel Howell describes her experience of the first day of World Youth Day.