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Pope Benedict XVI greets the crowd after his arrival (CNS photo)

Benedict XVI tells crowd: ‘One can find everything here – the mountains, the lake, the sea, a beautiful church and good people’

Benedict XVI arrived at Castel Gandolfo from Rome via helicopter. The Pope will be staying here for about three months, and plans to finish the third part of his book Jesus of Nazareth

Pope Benedict waves to the faithful on his arrival at his summer residence of Castel Gandolfo (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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Archbishop João Bráz de Aviz (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

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A few hours before returning to Rome, Pope meets employees and their families

Pontiff will venerate tomb of St James in November

Benedict XVI is writing a book about the infancy of Jesus

Benedict XVI dons cap for relaxing rosary walk

Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino of Caracas with President Hugo Chávez, who recently called the cardinal 'a Neanderthal' (CNS photo/Francesco Spoto rno)

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Cardinal Ouellet's views on abortion have made him unpopular among feminists in Canada (Photo: CNS)

He is an excellent choice as prefect of the Congregation for Bishops. But Cardinal Pell would have been better