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Vatican Dossier - Apr 17


BIRTHDAY FEATURE: A Walk Through the Life of Benedict XVI

Christmas Lists, Teddy Bears, and Miracles Have What in Common? Joseph Ratzinger … Pilgrimage Retraces His Life From Birth to Present


After Notre Dame Fire, Pope Expresses Closeness to People of France

In Tweet from Alessandro Gisotti, Pope Assures His Prayers for All Facing Dramatic Situation

Holy Father Joins People of Paris in Sorrow After Cathedral Fire

‘I grant to you my heartfelt Apostolic Blessing’
Natural and human disasters

Church Leaders Express Sorrow, Ask Prayers in Wake of Notre Dame Fire

‘Please join me in praying for the people of Paris, the parishioners of Notre-Dame, the Catholics of the city, their archbishop, and all French people, as we watch this terrible tragedy unfold. ‘
Natural and human disasters

BREAKING: Devastating Fire at Paris’ Cathedral of Notre Dame

Cause Believed to Be an Accident from Work at the Cathedral
Natural and human disasters

Message from Bishop Michel Aupetit to the Priests of Paris

‘Let us pray. If you wish, you can ring the bells of your churches to invite prayer.’
Natural and human disasters

Holy See Expresses Shock and Sadness at Notre Dame Cathedral Fire

Statement by Director ‘ad interim’ of the Holy See Press Office, Alessandro Gisotti
Natural and human disasters

USCCB President Issues Statement on Notre Dame Cathedral Fire

Calls Cathedral a Majestic Church and World Treasure