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Fears for Pope’s Health as Christmas Mass Moved

The Vatican has denied that Pope Benedict XVI had “health problems” after it emerged that he is to hold the traditional Christmas Eve Midnight Mass two hours early.Father Federico Lombardi said that the decision to hold the mass at ten in the evening had been taken nearly two months ago. The service would end at […]

Plans Underway For Pope To Visit Israel

Plans are being finalised for Pope Benedict XVI to visit Israel in May next year, the Vatican has confirmed. The Pope had intended to make the announcement himself at Christmas, Vatican sources said. However the news was leaked this week by the Israeli daily Haaretz. Father Federico Lombardi, the Vatican spokesman, said diplomatic contacts were […]