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Spiritual Life

On closer look, a more complex pope

Francesco Cesareo, president of Assumption College in Worcester, met Pope Benedict XVI six years ago and found him 'very warm, very friendly,' in contrast to his public image. Francesco Cesareo, president of Assumption College in Worcester, met Pope Benedict XVI six years ago and found him "very warm, very friendly," in contrast to his public image.
By Rich Barlow
March 29, 2008

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When the former Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, considered theologically conservative, became Pope Benedict XVI, some liberal critics expected a virtual return to the Middle Ages for the Catholic Church. (Full article: 821 words)

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