DEFENDING LIFE’S WEAKEST - Pope Benedict invokes the intercession of
Our Lady of Lourdes to protect the sick and most defenceless members of society VATICAN
CITY BIRTHDAY - It was on February 11, 1929 that Fascist leader Benito Mussolini
and Cardinal Pietro Gasparri signed the Lateran Treaties that guaranteed mutual recognition
of the Kingdom of Italy and the Vatican City State...