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Fr Federico Lombardi, SJ, the Vatican spokesman (Photo: PA)

Ticket charges were not imposed by the Vatican, says Fr Lombardi

Harriet Harman MP, Acting Leader of the Opposition  Photo: PA

Harriet Harman to meet the Pope

During his visit to Britain, Pope Benedict will meet the former Equality Minister

Pope Benedict greets pilgrims after the Mass on Sunday (CNS photo/Alessia Giuliani, Catholic Press Photo)

Heaven is a place within God, says Pope

On the feast of the Assumption of Mary, Pope Benedict explains that heaven is not a location in the cosmos

Hutton Gibson, with his son Mel (inset)

Militant atheists seem less likely than Christians to fall for wackadoo conspiracy theories

Auxiliary Bishops Raymond Field and Eamonn Walsh offered to resign last December

The Very Rev Dr John Hall hopes that Pope Benedict will have an ‘opportunity to talk about the centrality of Christianity within our understanding of the nation’ (Photos: PA)

‘It is good that the Pope is coming’

The Dean of Westminster Abbey tells Huw Twiston Davies that he is looking forward to welcoming Benedict XVI

The former Telegraph offices on Fleet Street (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

The anti-papal media – including the BBC – will now have to watch their step

Benedict XVI says saints should inspire us to greater holiness

Pope Benedict XVI, wearing a Saturno hat, waves as he arrives for his general audience, in St Peter's Square (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

More than 50,000 altar servers present at general audience