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sábado, 19 de novembro de 2011

Report on Pope Benedict's signing of the Apostolic Exhortation

The highlight of Pope Benedict's visit to Benin is the signing and publication of the Apostolic Exhortation on the Second Synod of Bishops for Africa held in 2009. The document contains the Pope’s conclusions following this synod which were based on the guidelines drawn up by the Bishops during the month-long gathering. On Saturday morning the Pope formally signed the Apostolic Exhortation  ...»
Summary of post synodal Apostolic Exhortation

Here is a summary in English of Pope Benedict's Apostolic Exhortation that was formally signed and released on Saturday in Benin.

Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation Africae munus
Presentation by Archbishop Nikola Eterovic
Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops
Ouidah, 19 November 2011

1) Introduction

The Holy Father Benedict XVI signed the Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation Africae munus at Ouidah, Benin, on 19 November 2011. With this gesture, His Holiness is presenting the fruits that  ...»