Monday, 3 November 2008
Saturday, 1 November 2008
2.The Moor of Freising
On the back of the shield are the papal keys, in remembrance of Christ's words to Peter: "I will give you the keys of the kingdom of Heaven, and whatever you bind on earth shall be bound in heaven, and whatever you lose on earth shall be loosed in heaven" (Matthew 16:19).
Benedict XVI introduces two new features to his papal coat of arms: