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Topic: Pope Benedict XVI
The National Catholic Reporter ‘quotes’ Newman in support of an anti-papal campaign. Why is it that liberals think that Newman was one of them?
Catholics, said Newman, are bound by the Pope’s formal teaching. If you don’t accept that, why do you stay?
Benedict XVI says charities should not receive money from groups that ‘pursue ends contrary to the Church’s teaching’
Pope speaks to staff and students of college on 650th anniversary
Holy Father will send his first tweet next week
The Pope has no power to change the nature of the priesthood. It’s hard for non-Catholics to understand this
The Church is not against women priests ‘because the Pope says so’
The Pope, what a surprise, insists in his new book that the Virgin Birth is a core Christian belief: ‘This is,’ he says, ‘a scandal for the modern spirit’
Mary, says Newman, symbolises not only the faith of the unlearned, but of the doctors of the Church, who have to draw the line between truth and heresy. This Pope is one of them
Jesus of Nazareth – The Infancy Narratives will be published in hardback and cost £12.99
Benedict XVI says he is ‘an elderly man visiting his peers’ during visit to a home run by the Sant’Egidio Community
All power to the Pope’s new academy for Latin. The Latin I learned at school has stayed with me forever
As the Pope says, the language is crucial for theologians. So much of St Augustine is lost in translation