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Topic: Ash Wednesday

Lent comes ‘to reawaken us,’ says Pope Francis

Pontiff spoke at Ash Wednesday Mass in Rome

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It is fitting that Pope Benedict made his announcement on the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes

It is indicative both of his love for Our Lady and an acknowledgement of his own growing weakness

Pope’s secretary moved to tears during Mass

Benedict XVI was the only person able to hold back tears during his last Mass as pope at St Peter’s Basilica

Benedict XVI thanks everyone during last Mass at St Peter’s

The Pope celebrated an emotional last Mass for the distribution of the ashes, kissing the basilica’s altar for the last time

Benedict XVI preaches humility and Christian unity in last public Mass as pope

He says the true disciple does not ‘seek applause or approval’

Full text of the Pope’s Ash Wednesday homily

Here we publish the homily of Benedict XVI’s last public Mass as pope

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Pope calls Lent a time for spiritual renovation

Benedict XVI explains significance of Lent and Ash Wednesday at weekly general audience