Visit this article to read the full text of Pope Benedict XVI's apostolic letter "Porta Fidei". With this letter the Pope announced a Year of Faith, which will begin Oct. 11, 2012, and conclude Nov. 24, 2013.
"The "door of faith" (Acts 14:27) is always open for us, ushering us into the life of communion with God and offering entry into his Church. It is possible to cross that threshold when the word of God is proclaimed and the heart allows itself to be shaped by transforming grace. To enter through that door is to set out on a journey that lasts a lifetime." Click here for the full text.