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Vatican Radio on Thursday took note of some of the main events scheduled for the Year of Faith, which Benedict XVI has called for Oct. 11, 2012, through Nov. 24, 2013. * * * The Year itself begins Oct. 11, 2012, with a Mass presided over by Benedict XVI in St. Peter's Square. It will be concelebrated by bishops ...read more
Articles from section "Jubilees"
By Jan Bentz On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council, Benedict XVI has proclaimed a Year of Faith, which will begin Oct. 11. In an exclusive …read more
Officials of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization unveiled today at the Vatican the logo and and calendar of events for the Year of Faith, which Benedict XVI has called for …read more
The archbishop of Vienna will represent Benedict XVI this weekend at celebrations marking the 450th anniversary of the formal renewal of the archbishopric of Prague. In the Latin-language …read more
The retired president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity will represent Benedict XVI at celebrations marking the 950th anniversary of Germany's Speyer Cathedral. Cardinal …read more
St. Agnes of Bohemia was canonized just five days before the start of the Velvet Revolution, which brought about the fall of Communism in Czechoslovakia. Pope John Paul II canonized her …read more