For Scots Bench, "A Positive and Inspiring Vision"
As he did with the first UK group, B16 confirmed that he'll be visiting Scotland "later this year," again leaving out the trip's widely-circulated dates of 16-19 September.
According to the latest reports on the itinerary to leak out, the trip could begin north of the border, where Benedict would meet Queen Elizabeth II in the midst of her traditional summer hiatus in Scotland.
Here below, the pontiff's fulltext:
While no photos have yet emerged of the Northern ad limina, the shot above comes from a Flickrstream of pics from the E&W visit.
Tip to the scribe of the "Morning Must-Read": Luke Coppen of the Catholic Herald.