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Tuesday, June 5, 2007

Motu Proprio Update - Pope to Tackle Communism and Liberalism Simultaneously

Rome, Jun. 5, 2007 ( - Two long-awaited documents from Pope Benedict XVI (bio - news)-- a message to the Church in China and a motu proprio on the traditional Latin Mass-- are complete and will soon be published, the Vatican Secretary of State has revealed.

In an interview with the Italian daily Avvenire, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone said that the Pope's message to the Chinese Church is complete, has been "definitely approved by the Holy Father," and is now being translated and readied for release. The cardinal did not predict the actual publication date for the letter. Some Vatican insiders have suggested that the Pope would give Chinese officials an opportunity to read the letter before its public release...

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