About this blog: Discussing religion, spirituality and values. About the writers: Amy Umble is the religion reporter for The Free Lance-Star. Janet Marshall is the religion editor for The Free Lance-Star.
Bono to Meet the Pope
Pope Benedict XVI wants to explore the connection of art and faith. And Nov. 21, he hopes to meet with hundreds of creative folk from around the world. A few big names have already agreed to come, the Catholic News Service reports. Bono, frontman of U2, is among those who plan to meet with Benedict at the Sistine Chapel. Others include: Italian film score composer Ennio Morricone, avant-garde theater director Bob Wilson and architect Daniel Libeskind.