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"The Chair of Peter is a sign of authority," -- yes -- "but that of Christ, based on faith and love." These were some of the words of Pope Benedict XVI ahead of the Angelus prayer with the faithful gathered in St Peter's Square this Sunday -- the feast of the Chair of St. Peter. The Pope explained that the Chair, "is the symbol of the special mission of Peter and his Successors to shepherd the flock of Christ holding it united in faith and charity." The Pope also asked the faithful to pray for the new Cardinals he created yesterday. "Dear friends," he said before the ancient prayer of Marian devotion, "we entrust the new Cardinals to the maternal protection of Mary Most Holy, asking that she always as ...