Congratulatory telegram from the community of Pentling

The community of Pentling transmitted its best wishes to its fellow citizen immediately after his election for Pope by way of the following telegram:


Your Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI,
The entire community of Pentling is filled with great joy in hearing about your calling to be the spiritual leader of God’s Church on earth. We pray that God gives you His blessings of good health and strength.

It is a particular honour for Pentling to continue to be a place you still call home and we send you the best of our greetings.

Yours in deep attachment.

Albert Rummel, 1st Mayor

Congratulatory poster

Albert Rummel, 1st Mayor