Catecheses by the Holy Father Benedict XVI
The Year of Faith. Introduction
The Year of Faith: What is faith?
Does faith have a solely personal, individual nature?
The Year of Faith. The desire for God
Year of Faith. The ways that lead to knowledge of God
Year of Faith. The reasonableness of faith in God
Year of Faith. How to speak about God?
The grandeur of God’s plan for our salvation
Motu Proprio - Porta Fidei
His Holiness has issued an Apostolic Letter initiating the Year which states: "We want this Year to arouse in every believer the aspiration to profess the faith in fullness and with renewed conviction, with confidence and hope."
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Did you know?
The first Motu Proprio was issued by Pope Innocent VIII in 1484*.
*The Catholic Encycopedia - New Advent
Prayer for the Year of Faith
Motu Proprio: Porta Fidei
Plenary Indulgence granted for Year of Faith
The Catechism of the Catholic Church
Homily on opening the door of faith - Cardinal Piacenza
Pope Announces "year of faith"
Official Year of Faith website of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization