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Boom time for Westminster seminaries

Despite a gloomy nation-wide picture, Westminster diocese has experienced an increase in vocations

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Benedict XVI will consecrate La Sagrada Familia during November trip

Cardinal Turkson says struggle to end poverty requires solidarity with poor

Bishops declare visit a success

After Benedict XVI drew crowds, the country’s bishops say they are delighted

Archbishop Wuerl has been appointed to lead efforts to establish an Anglican Ordinariate in the US

Only days after the Pope’s visit, Anglican traditionalists meet to discuss the future

On October 3 the Pontiff will travel to Palermo, Sicily

Print edition 24.09.10

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – letters, reviews, news, extra comment and features – is not available online. This week, we print the full texts of all Pope Benedict XVI’s addresses in Britain, and offer in-depth coverage of each day of the visit: four historic days in which the Holy Father charmed and challenged Britain. William Oddie says the caricature of Benedict XVI as cold and aloof can now finally be laid to rest; Stuart Reid speaks to pilgrims buzzing after Hyde Park; and Patrick West says the whole thing was a disaster for atheism.

Papal visit website reached millions across the world despite competition from BBC, Sky and EWTN