Daily Archives: November 22, 2007

It’s official: Pope to sign second encyclical Nov. 30

CNS Rome bureau chief John Thavis reports that Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican secretary of state, made the announcement today. As we reported in October, the pope’s new encyclical is on Christian hope.

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Update: Catholic press meeting with Cardinal Levada

Update: Here’s a photo of the Catholic press meeting at the Vatican with Cardinal William J. Levada taken by Chris Gunty of the Florida Catholic:

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Inside the doctrinal congregation: Catholic journalists meet Cardinal Levada

It’s not every day that a group of reporters can sit around the conference table in the doctrinal congregation’s inner sanctum and toss questions at its cardinal-prefect. U.S. Cardinal William J. Levada, named to head the Congregation for the Doctrine … Continue reading

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