English archbishops and a Scottish cardinal offer their Christmas greetings to readers of the Herald

Benedict XVI spoke about the meaning of Christmas as well as the importance of being close to Christ throughout the entire year

Children from Holy Rosary Primary School in Wolverhampton were full of energy before their carol service

Pope chooses picture of the Adoration of the Shepherds for Christmas greetings

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Hearing about her experience I made an instant resolution

Pope urges Chinese Catholics to take heart

Pope says Christ’s birth overcame distance between God and man

But not, perhaps, controversial enough for John Humphrys

Fourth Sunday of Advent: Isaiah 7:10-14; Romans 1:1-7; Matthew 1:18-24