Holiness Pope Benedict XVI

India’s government announced on Saturday that it would issue a commemorative coin celebrating Sister Alphonsa. Pope Benedict XVI conferred Sainthood on her Sunday, making her the first native-born saint from India   "This exceptional woman, who today is offered to the people of India as their first canonized saint, was convinced that her cross was […]


The Perth Mint of Australia has minted silver and gold commemorative coins celebrating the World Youth Day 2008, the largest youth event in the world organized by the Catholic Church and held in Sydney from July 15-20, 2008. Hundreds of thousands of participants will celebrate at the event along with his Holiness Pope Benedict XVI, […]