Firefighters rescued the 82-year-old pontiff.
A “Photoshop Battle” broke out over the 2017 image of the pontiff signing his Lamborghini.
A sobbing child told the pontiff his dead father was a good man, but he wondered if a nonbeliever could be in heaven.
At calibrated intervals, Benedict XVI's interpretation of the role of the Church in salvation history could come as an unending series of syllables: a solemn pronouncement delivered over millennia in inarticulate snatches.
Americans are feeling the "Pope Francis effect."
"People want to see him. They're crazy about him."
Among the journalists following Pope Francis on his recent South American tour to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay was Jim Yardley
Indigenous peoples throughout the Americas know Junipero Serra's legacy, but Californians know it best, and many would like to know what the devil is going on. I truly want this Pope to have moral authority.
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Pope Benedict has said he is looking forward to his visit to the UK next week and thanked everyone for trying to make it