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Summary of letter from the Pope Emeritus to Cardinal Bertone published by Italian newspaper

Cardinal Francis George of Chicago was one of the clearest thinkers and most direct speakers in the hierarchy of the US Church

Benedict XVI helped rescue the scriptures from becoming lifeless history

The Pope will make a stop in Cuba prior to his visit to the US in September

Ten years ago today Benedict began his transformative papacy

Cardinal Burke says that ‘through sound family life, our society will be transformed’

Benedict XVI spoke presciently about the ‘dictatorship of relativism’


Two years ago Benedict XVI became the first Pope Emeritus in the Catholic Church’s history. Thanks to his wisdom and restraint the historic innovation hasn’t led to disaster

Francis’s message to the faithful released by the Vatican today

Francis will also visit Philadelphia and New York during his September trip to the US