Daily Archives: August 12, 2011

Pope heads to the hills to pray

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI and his brother, along with the pope’s assistant secretary, quitely took off for the mountains last evening. The Vatican newspaper, L’Osservatore Romano, reported today that the three went to the tiny town of Rosciolo … Continue reading

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Inspecting confessionals and thanking North Americans

By Tom Tracy MADRID — Children played and joggers passed as Madrid’s cardinal made a brief visit to inspect 200 temporary confessionals constructed in Madrid’s equivalent to Central Park. The confessionals at the Jardines del Buen Retiro will play an … Continue reading

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