Yesterday Benedict XVI completed a three-day trip to Benin, which included a visit to the tomb of Cardinal Benardin Gantin, the publication of the apostolic exhortation Africae Munus, a meeting with children and a large open-air Mass (full texts, videos, John Allen’s reports and analysis).
The Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano has claimed that there is little doubt that Shakespeare was a Catholic.
And blogger Laurence England picks up his guitar to celebrate Summorum Pontificum, the apostolic letter liberating the traditional Latin Mass, and Universae Ecclesiae, the instruction clarifying the apostolic letter.
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