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His documentary, Benedict: Trials of a Pope, was even-handed and sincere

The media will not let up. Watch out for the innuendoes and smears

His address to the Queen will be equally historic, but it’s the one at the Palace of Westminster which will have a lasting impact

But the campaign to defend them will, I hope, endure long after the visit is over

Footage of the Hitler Youth, St Peter’s and the Pope holding his head in his hands carries a subliminal message

A daily guide to news and comment about the papal visit to Britain

A daily guide to news and comment about the Pope’s visit to Britain

All the Pope’s men

Benedict XVI will be surrounded by his seguito, or following, during the papal visit

Their latest pope-bashing operation is entirely irrelevant to a Church which thinks in centuries

In 1961 and 1980 she made official visits to meet John XXIII and John Paul II