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Topic: Benedict XVI

In the 19 new cardinals we glimpse the future shape of the Catholic Church

The new cardinals reflect Pope Francis’s vision of the universal Church

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Archbishop Nichols is named a cardinal by Pope Francis

Francis makes announcement during Angelus address

‘Francis effect’ inspires boom in sales of papal merchandise

Popular items include Pope Francis ‘onesies’, T-shirts, cufflinks, shot glasses, and cocktail shakers

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This year we must make sure we don’t fail Francis

In 2014 the Pope must play his role as teacher of the faith with clarity and courage

The book that highlights the dangerous potential of secularist ideology

Pope Francis referred to the apocalyptic fable, The Lord of the World, in November and Benedict XVI also frequently cited it

Pope Francis wishes Benedict XVI a happy Christmas

The two leaders pray together in the Mater Ecclesiae chapel

Photo gallery: 10 memorable moments from 2013

The people and the stories making the news in what was a momentous year for the Church