Daily Archives: August 21, 2011

Notes on papal meeting with special nun; behind the scenes at the vigil

MADRID — Pope Benedict XVI’s trip to Spain did focus on young people, including young religious women, but it wasn’t an exclusive focus. Yesterday afternoon Pope Benedict met briefly with Cistercian Sister Teresita, who just turned 104. But what is … Continue reading

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Madrid 11 comes to a close, but Rio 13 on the horizon

By Sara Angle One in a series MADRID — I left the vigil early last night and planned on going to a stadium in west Madrid this morning to watch the closing Mass on their giant screen with many other … Continue reading

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