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"A Courageous and Humble Pope" - Archbishop Hart's Tribute to Benedict XVI

Last edited 4th March 2013

"For almost eight years, Joseph Ratzinger served the Church as Pope Benedict XVI, steering the ship of Peter through times of great challenge, and yes, even spiritual danger. He displayed the kind of courage that the captain of a ship shows when, during a storm, he lashes himself to the wheel. He knew and fulfilled his obligation and duty, beyond what we could ask of any man."

Visit this article from the Archdiocese of Melbourne website to read a beautiful tribite to Benedict XVI, written by Archbishop Denis Hart.


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