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  • URBI ET ORBI MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE BENEDICT XVI

    12/25/2011 10:13:27 AM PST · by markomalley · 2 replies
    The Holy See ^ | 12/25/11 | Pope Benedict XVI
    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Rome and throughout the world!Christ is born for us! Glory to God in the highest and peace on earth to the men and women whom he loves. May all people hear an echo of the message of Bethlehem which the Catholic Church repeats in every continent, beyond the confines of every nation, language and culture. The Son of the Virgin Mary is born for everyone; he is the Saviour of all.This is how Christ is invoked in an ancient liturgical antiphon: “O Emmanuel, our king and lawgiver, hope and salvation of the peoples: come to...