Mar 29th, 2012
Greeted by throngs of Catholic worshipers from across the region, Pope Benedict XVI ended his two-country tour in Havana’s Revolution Plaza with a reference to what he described as a need for “authentic freedom.” Changes between Cuba and the world can come only if “each one is...
Nov 20th, 2011
Ouidah – Pope Benedict XVI has labelled Aids an “ethical problem” and condemned corruption as he laid out a vision for his Church’s future in Africa on his second visit to the continent. Benedict signed off on a 135-page map for the Roman Catholic Church in Africa at a basilic...
Nov 21st, 2010
MANILA, Philippines — Some church members in Southeast Asia’s largest Roman Catholic nation praised Pope Benedict XVI for saying condom use might be justified in some cases, though Filipino bishops stressed Sunday the church leader still opposes contraceptives. Speaking to a German journalist w...