This podcast features some highlights of the past year for Pope Benedict and the Vatican and looks at what’s in store for 2009.

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Pope Benedict XVI waves to the faithful after blessing the traditional Crib in St Peter's Square at the end of the Te Deum prayer in St Peter's Basilica, December 31, 2008. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito (VATICAN)