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Topic: Nazi Germany

Sophie Scholl, executed by the Nazis 70 years ago, shows the human spirit at its finest

Both Sophie and her fellow German Joseph Ratzinger were inspired by Newman’s writings on conscience

The children of prominent Nazis still struggle with a terrible legacy. If only they had the consolation of Christ’s love

None of the interviewees on BBC2′s Hitler’s Children mentioned religious belief at all

The cardinal who triumphed over Stalin

In 1941 a young priest was condemned to death by the Soviets. He was to become one of the Church’s great leaders

Benedict XVI: I felt ‘hemmed in’ growing up under Nazism

Pope Benedict issues his message for World Youth Day 2011

How to kill the myth of Hitler’s Pope

Harold Bloom said he wanted to bin all the remaining copies of his novel. Perhaps that idea could be taken up elsewhere

Pius XII ‘secured visas for Jews’ after Kristallnacht

Pope may have saved thousands of Jewish lives by secretly securing visas so they could escape the Third Reich, a German historian claims