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Benedict's second encyclical: on Hope

Franca Giansoldati reports today in Il Messaggero that Pope Benedict's second encyclical (or at least the second one to be published, considering that an encyclical on social doctrine has been seen as probable for months) will have as its main theme the second theological virtue, Hope - and the hopes and doubts of mankind.

Transcript: Papa Ratzinger Blog.