Planting Seeds In Turkey
Benedict is presented with a gift from the Prime Minister of Turkey who made a last minute decision to welcome the Pope. The seed has been planted.
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While visiting a mausoleum, the Holy Father signed the ceremonial guest book in which he wrote, “In this land, a meeting point of different religions and cultures, and a bridge between Asia and Europe, I gladly make my own the words of the Founder of the Turkish Republic: ‘Peace at Home, peace in the World’.”