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Faced with a reading revolution

The second UNESCO World Forum on Culture and Cultural Industries (FOCUS 2011) will take place in the Italian city of Monza. For three days, from ...

Even secular thinking needs objective moral truth

“Once upon a time popular science was the attempt to explain the achievements of scientists to a broad audience. This was a noble endeavor that ...

A face shown to the world

We re-publish the editorial of the “Newspaper of Brescia” from the front page of the Sunday, May 1st edition. The curtain which hung from the ...

‘Youcat’ presented to Benedict XVI

Youcat , a manual of the Catechism of the Catholic Church for young people, was presented to Benedict XVI — who wrote the Preface — ...

More than a book a moving, fascinating, liberating testimony

Part Two, the second volume of the Holy Father’s book “Jesus of Nazareth - Holy Week: From the Entrance into Jerusalem to the Resurrection” was ...

A book of the heart

Benedict XVI’s most recent publication is truly a book of the heart. Perhaps for this reason too he wanted to put his family name before ...

From pencil to e-book

Seven first editions for a total of 1,200,000 copies, contracts signed with 22 publishing houses across the world. These are the initial figures of Benedict ...

A mirror of the world

In 1861, when L’Osservatore Romano came into being, there were three emperors in Europe: Franz Josef in Vienna, Alexander ii in St Petersburg and Napoleon ...

Body and soul

The following is the address given by Archbishop Filoni, Substitute of the Secretariat of State, which is the text with which the book ends. The ...

The first global newspaper

On Thursday afternoon, 2 December, the book: Singolarissimo giornale. I 150 anni dell’ “Osservatore Romano” (Umberto Allemandi & Co., Turin, 2010, 285 pages, € 30) ...

The first ‘global newspaper’

The book-launch for “Singolarissimo giornale. I 150 anni dell’Osservatore Romano” [A most unusual newspaper. The 150th anniversary of “L’Osservatore Romano”], was held in Rome on ...

A universal newspaper

In the past 50 years of publishing L’Osservatore Romano has without any doubt been a special newspaper. It is a newspaper that has always been ...

The reasons of faith  in public debate

On Friday, 26 November, the Holy Father spoke to the journalists taking part in the Assembly of the Italian Federation of Catholic Weeklies, whom he ...

Instrument for a new evangelization

“ Light of the World. The Pope, the Church and the Signs of the Times”: the book of Benedict XVI 's conversation with Peter Seewald ...

How the Pope sees the primacy of God

The Libreria Editrice Vaticana [Vatican Publishing House] has already had the privilege of enriching its catalogue with dozens of Documents from the teaching and Magisterium ...

Born to defy the Iron Curtain

“John Paul II's idea was truly daring: L'Osservatore Romano had to defy the impenetrable Iron Curtain. It was the only newspaper that entered a Country ...

A conversation of souls

In 1986 Nello Vian's collection of Lettere ai familiari, published by the Istituto Paolo VI of Brescia, consisted of 1,098 documents (letters, postcards, telegrams) which ...

‘L'Osservatore Romano’ honoured in Paraguay

The “Tomás Moro” [Thomas Moore] Institute of the Faculty of Juridical and Diplomatic Sciences of the Catholic University of “Nuestra Señora de la Asunción”, Paraguay, ...

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