Below are the complete texts of all of Pope Benedict XVI's discourses delivered in Lebanon, beginning with the most recent.
Address of the Holy Father during Farewell Ceremony at Beirut's International "Rafiq Hariri" Airport:
Messrs President of the Parliament and of the Council of Ministers,
Your Beatitudes, my brother Bishops,
Civil and religious authorities, dear Friends,
As the moment to depart draws near, I leave Lebanon with regret. I thank you for your words, Mr President, and for promoting along with the Government whose representatives I salute, the organization of the various events during my stay with you, assisted in a...READ MORE