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Me? I am still struggling – what on earth is Facebook?

The World Youth Day Facebook page (Photo: CNS)

Pope endorses online social networking

Networks such as Facebook are tools for preaching the Gospel, Pope Benedict XVI says in message for World Communications Day

George Bernard Shaw, Hilaire Belloc and G K Chesterton at a London debate (Photo: PA)

G K Chesterton, saint of the blogosphere

He loved debate and controversy but at the same time managed to remain magnanimous to his enemy

Pope Benedict waves as he is driven through a crowd in St Peter’s Square during the rally for Catholic youths (AP Photo/ Pier Paolo Cito)

Pontiff warns young of false ideas of love

Unchaste, egotistical and selfish relationships stifle growth and suffocate the spirit, says Pope Benedict XVI

Over four days, 230 journalists took part in discussions about the current challenges facing the Catholic press

Pope Benedict leaves a prayer service at the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls in Rome, where he announced the new Pontifical Council for New Evangelisation (Photo: CNS)

Pope Benedict XVI says new pontifical council aimed at re-evangelising the west will help ‘remake the Christian fabric of society’

The full text of Anna Arco’s speech at the World Press Congress in Rome last week

For the first time, the Vatican has held a conference for Catholic media professionals

Pope Benedict XVI meets journalists attending an international conference organised by the Vatican

Journalists listen to an address at the World Press Congress in Rome earlier this week (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope Benedict XVI tells media gathered at a conference in Rome to seek the truth every day