From my friend Deborah Gyapong in Rome…
I will have more on this later as I am only just back from Rome and my first obligation is to write up stories for the editors of the Catholic papers I write for.
It all went by too quickly but Pope Benedict XVI is as people have described. Even with a line of people behind you, he addresses you alone, doesn’t look over your shoulder for the next person and gives you his full, loving attention. I’m so grateful for this once-in-a-lifetime experience.
…read the rest here.