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Pope Benedict also talks about Newman, explaining that his much-quoted phrase ‘toast to conscience’ is often misused

Pope Benedict XVI spoke at length about his trip to Britain during his annual address to the Roman Curia

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Circus trapezists perform for Pope

Trapezists perform for Pope Benedict XVI at his weekly general audience

The co-prince of the tiny European country has audience with Pontiff

Bishops loyal to the Pope forced to take part in state-run assembly while others go into hiding to avoid arrest

Benedict XVI takes part in traditional annual event

Benedict XVI addresses International Theological Commission

But “dialogue” does not mean we have to water down what we know to be the truth

In his weekly catechesis Pope Benedict held up the medieval mystic as a woman who understood that divine love is at the heart of spiritual life