Daily Archives: January 12, 2009

Relics of Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin visit the Vatican

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI did not preside over the October beatification of the parents of St. Therese of Lisieux, but he will receive some of their relics on Wednesday during his weekly general audience. In the meantime, a … Continue reading

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Christmas is over at the Vatican

VATICAN CITY — Walking toward the Vatican this morning, my colleague Cindy Wooden and I were surprised to see the Holy Family was no longer in St. Peter’s Square.  Vatican workers were busily taking down the beautiful Christmas creche they had unveiled less than … Continue reading

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