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c. 2005 Religion News Service (UNDATED) When he came to the Vatican from his native Germany in 1981, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, now Pope Benedict XVI, soon became John Paul II’s closest theological colleague. But their elections to the papacy could not have been more different. When his fellow cardinals chose Karol Wojtyla of Poland in […]

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