In today's General Audience, Pope Benedict spoke about Rupert of Deutz, a 12th century theologian who wrote prolifically about the theological issues of his day and also wrote sometimes of "his mystical experiences, as when he confides about the ineffable joy of having perceived the presence of the Lord" combining "the rational study of the mysteries of the faith with prayer and contemplation, considered the summit of all knowledge of God."
Zenit and Benedetto XVI Forum have full English translations of the text. The Daily Bulletin has the original Italian text with summaries and greetings in several languages. Vatican Information Service has a press release. In his French greeting, he congratulated KTO French Catholic TV on this month's celebration of 10 years of broadcasting, extending an apostolic blessing to those who run the TV channel and to its viewers.
Here is the English language summary: