Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Britain

13 Sep 2010


‘Heart speaks unto heart’ is the theme of Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Britain, 16 -19 September 2010. See video interview with Cardinal Brady, details of the beatification of Cardinal Newman, the itinerary and the official Papal visit website.

Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, Bishop Philip Boyce, Bishop John McAreavey and Bishop Nöel Treanor are in attendance during the visit of the Pope Benedict XVI to Britain. In addition to www.thepapalvisit.org.uk, the official website for Pope Benedict XVI’s visit, we have highlighted the following useful resources relating to this visit:

Homilies and addresses of the Holy Father

Texts of all homilies and addresses of the Holy Father during his Apostolic Journey to Britain, as well as video footage of many of the events, are available now on the Vatican website …


Itinerary for the Visit

Pope Benedict XVI will visit England and Scotland on a four-day Papal visit from 16-19 September 2010. Full detailed schedule for the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Britain …

Beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman
John Henry Cardinal Newman will be beatified by Pope Benedict XVI in the Archdiocese of Birmingham on 19 September 2010. See the official website of the Visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Britain for full details …

24/7 Live Streaming of the Visit


Reflection of Cardinal Brady
Cardinal Seán Brady reflects on the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Britain exclusively for The Irish News on 16 September 2010. Read full text …

Video interview with Cardinal Brady
Ahead of the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Britain, Cardinal Seán Brady was interviewed about the value of this event by ITV’s Jim Dougal on 14 September 2010. Watch video interview …

Celebrating Newman
Link to the website of the Dublin Archdiocese to a special feature on Cardinal John Henry Newman, due to be beatified by Pope Benedict XVI in Birmingham this weekend. View feature …

Reflection of Bishop Michael Smith
In an article published in the Irish Times on Tuesday 14 September, Bishop Michael Smith reflects on the priorities of Pope Benedict’s papacy, including his defence of objective truth and morality. Full text …


Official Blog
Stay up to date with all activities and related social networks at the Official Blog for the Holy Father’s visit to Scotland and England …