Last article of "Benedict XVI's Documents"
In honor of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI's 86th birthday today, here is the text of the address he delivered on his birthday in 2008. He was beginning his trip to the United States and gave the address at a welcoming ceremony at the White House. * * * Mr. President, Thank you for your gracious words of welcome ...read more
Articles from "Benedict XVI's Documents"
Here is the translation of Pope Benedict XVI's message sent via video to the Catholic Church in Cambodia on the occasion of the National Congress on the Second Vatican Council which concluded …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's homily yesterday during the Mass for the Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God held in St. Peter's Basilica. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, "May …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's traditional Urbi et Orbi message on Christmas Day. * * * "Veritas de terra orta est!"– "Truth has sprung out of the earth"(Ps85:12). Dear brothers …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of the homily Benedict XVI gave at tonight's Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters! Again and again the beauty of this …read more
Here is the translation of the address given by Pope Benedict XVI to the Delegation of the Italian National Olympic Committee (C.O.N.I.) which included the athletes who won medals at the 2012 …read more