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Topic: Pius XII

Fr Charles-Roux: He loved the Mass, he loved God. May he now enjoy the vision of God forever

Now Fr Charles-Roux is in the presence of the reality that lies within the sacramental sign

Should the Pope push through the canonisation of Pius XII?

A new book suggests the wartime pope used all the means within his power to help Jews

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Pope Francis: ‘Pius XII’s Cause for beatification has stalled’

Pontiff tells press during in-flight media conference that ‘no miracle has been found yet’

The two faces of wartime Germany – Hans Frank and Franz Jägerstätter

Blessed Franz, whose feast day was this week, reminds us that the exercise of conscience makes us human

A Securitate General says that Hochhuth’s play was part of a KGB plot against Pius XII’s reputation. The National Catholic Register attempts to discredit this: but serious historians believe it

The NCR’s scepticism is shared by the author of Hitler’s Pope: shouldn’t that in itself give pause for thought?

The death of a martyr and the birth of the atomic age.

Is it ever right to commit such violence?

There’s certainly an ‘end times’ feel to today

Prophecies about the end of the world have always been popular, but the current climate is fertile ground

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Will the ‘Hitler’s pope’ slur be put to rest?

A new book re-evaluates Pius XII and the Holocaust