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Opening up would be the best way to tackle tedious but popular conspiracy theories around

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

His assessment of Pius as ‘odiously anti-Semitic’ is based on one source – John Cornwell

US and British diplomats feared that the Pope’s criticism of German and Russian war crimes could threaten a fragile alliance

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

In a wide-ranging and candid interview the Pope describes crisis as ‘a tremendous cloud of filth which darkens everything’

London audience backed the motion ‘The papal visit should not be a state visit’

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