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Or is it worth running the risk in order to unite the world’s religions in the cause of peace?

At his general audience Pope Benedict XVI commented on the teachings of purgatory from medieval mystic St Catherine of Genoa

In state of the world address Pope Benedict says threats to religious freedom abound, even in the west

Benedict XVI tells parents that faith is the most precious gift in life

Benedict XVI preaches on the Epiphany in St Peter’s Basilica

Pope Benedict XVI brings toys, books and sweets for children at Rome’s Gemelli hospital

Event will mark 25th anniversary of historic meeting led by John Paul II

Pope makes moving visit to hospital in Rome

Liturgy must draw us towards the world beyond, says Fr John Zuhlsdorf. That’s how we can wake up our faith

Pope Benedict XVI gives first general audience of 2011