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A full moon rises behind a monument depicting Che Guevara in Havana (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/11/16

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Benedict XVI: magisterial intellect (AP)

The translator of Benedict XVI’s Last Testament describes the joyous experience of working on the retired pope’s text

Benedict, flanked by Archbishop Gänswein, visits Castel Gandolfo in 2015 (AP)

A new book-length interview portrays a prophet of our age

Pope Francis greets a girl holding a stuffed animal during his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican Oct. 19. (CNS photo/Paul Haring).

Feeding the hungry is an ethical imperative, the Pope told his General Audience today

The Colombian government and rebels have signed a peace treaty to end Latin American's longest-running conflict (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 30/09/16

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Benedict XVI and Pope Francis (AP)

Whose legacy will last longer?

Benedict XVI favoured a slow, step-by-step approach to reform, while Francis prefers sweeping initiatives that advance quickly

Early morning fog shrouds skyscrapers in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 15/09/16

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Tributes to slain priest  Fr Hamel in  Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/09/16

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Pope Francis has paid tribute to his predecessor (CNS)

In a book-length interview Benedict XVI says he was ‘more of a professor’ while Francis was a ‘man of practical reform’

Peter Seewald says a young Benedict XVI struggled with the idea of celibacy (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 08/09/16

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