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    The most beautiful phrases of Benedict XVI on Christmas ( Part I )

    Benedict XVI has on several occasions Explained the beauty and the deeper meaning of Christmas . Here some of His most beautiful phrases : “In Christmas we find the tenderness and love of God who stoops to our limitations, to our weaknesses, to our sins, and who bends down even to us” “Christmas celebrates it […] More

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    Benedict XVI: “I am on a pilgrimage Home” (2018)

    Dear Dr. Franco, I was moved that so many readers of your newspaper want to know how I am spending this last period of my life. I can only say in this regard that, with the slow decline of my physical strength, interiorly I am on a pilgrimage Home. It is a great grace for […] More

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    Lent and almsgiving (Benedict XVI)

    Christ made Himself poor for you” (2 Cor 8,9) Dear Brothers and Sisters! 1. Each year, Lent offers us a providential opportunity to deepen the meaning and value of our Christian lives, and it stimulates us to rediscover the mercy of God so that we, in turn, become more merciful toward our brothers and sisters. […] More

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    Letter for the 100 years of the birth of Saint John Paul II (Benedict XVI)

    100 years ago, on May 18 th, Pope John Paul II was born in the small Polish town of Wadowice. After having been divided for over 100 years by three neighboring major powers of Prussia, Russia, and Austria, Poland regained Her independence at the end of the First World War. It was a historic event […] More