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Pope Benedict XVI (Latin: Benedictus XVI; Italian: Benedetto XVI; German: Benedikt XVI; born Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger; German pronunciation: [ˈjoːzɛf ˈalɔʏzjʊs ˈʁatsɪŋɐ]; on 16 April 1927) reigned as Pope of the Catholic Church from 2005 to 2013. He was elected pope on 19 April 2005, was inaugurated on 24 April 2005 and resigned on 28 February 2013. Benedict's election occurred in a papal conclave following the death of Pope John Paul II.
Lifesite - 20 Feb 2019 New book suggests Benedict’s trip to Cuba was German Pope’s last straw before abdication
A new exposé claims Pope Benedict was so overwhelmed by the moral 'filth' that he wept.
The Guardian - 21 Feb 2019 For Pope Francis, the moment of truth on sexual abuse has arrived
The summit on the scandal engulfing the church has to end the cover-ups, says author and journalist Catherine Pepinster.
Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 16 Feb 2019 New book claims gay subculture flourishes at Vatican
ROME - A new book, whose release is timed to coincide with the start of Pope Francis's major summit on sex abuse on February 21, contains sweeping, ...
The National - 30 Jan 2019 Reflecting on Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Jordan a decade ago
In a region increasingly marred by war and sectarianism since the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq, a visit by a spiritual figure such as Pope Benedict XVI in 2009 to ...
Lifesite - 21 Feb 2019 Sociologist praised by Pope Benedict: Blaming abuse crisis on ‘clericalism’ covers up root cause
German author Gabriele Kuby has released a major analysis of the sex abuse crisis ahead of the Vatican summit.
The Guardian - 21 Feb 2019 In the Closet of the Vatican by Frédéric Martel review – power, homosexuality and hypocrisy
An in-depth investigation of gay life in the Vatican takes in guilt, secrets, deception and fear.
Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 21 Feb 2019 So far at pope's anti-abuse summit, survivors are stealing the show
One striking thing about this summit as compared to previous high-profile moments is the extent to which survivors and their advocates are actually setting the ...
First Things - 21 Feb 2019 Letters from the Vatican: #3 | Xavier Rynne II
Our daily blog *content* exclusive to the web hits on hot topics in both religion and public life and will keep you informed and entertained all week.
The National - 26 Jan 2019 How the UAE's relationship with the Vatican has strengthened ahead of papal visit
More than a decade has passed since the Holy See and the UAE announced the establishment of diplomatic ties, setting the foundations for a flourishing ...
Lifesite - 21 Feb 2019 Archbishop Viganò issues message to Pope and bishops on opening day of Vatican sex abuse summit
The archbishop says it's a 'sign of Providence' that the meeting is being held on the feast of the great reformer St. Peter Damian.
Lifesite - 20 Feb 2019 Cdl. Brandmüller explains why he and Cdl. Burke wrote open letter to bishops at abuse summit
The dubia cardinal also commented on the 'frightening and shocking' aspect of homosexually active priests.
Aleteia EN - 21 Feb 2019 Did Our Lady of Fatima predict the “End Times”?
Does the third secret of Fatima hold the key to what will happen when the world ends?
The Washington Post - 02 Sep 2018 Pope Benedict, in retired seclusion, looms in the opposition to Pope Francis
ROME — Ever since Pope Benedict XVI became the first pontiff in six centuries to abdicate the papacy, transitioning to a life of near seclusion in a Vatican City ...
National Catholic Reporter - 21 Feb 2019 Francis must fix cover-up culture that John Paul II enabled
Editor's note: Jason Berry was the first to report on clergy sex abuse in any substantial way, beginning with a landmark 1985 report about the Louisiana case ...
Vatican News - 22 Dec 2018 Pope Francis pays Christmas visit to Pope emeritus Benedict XVI
On Friday evening, Pope Francis visited the Pope emeritus in order to exchange Christmas greetings. As he has done every year since his election, Pope ...
Vatican News - 14 Oct 2018 Pope Francis visits Benedict XVI on eve of canonizations
Pope Francis paid a visit on Saturday evening to the Pope Emeritus, Benedict XVI, in the Mater Ecclesiae Monastery where he lives in the Vatican ...
Vatican News - 27 Nov 2018 Pope emeritus Benedict: Dialogue with the Jews, not mission
By Vatican News. In a “correction” sent to the German monthly Herder Korrespondenz, Joseph Ratzinger/Benedict XVI affirmed that Christians are called to a ...
Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 20 Sep 2018 Benedict XVI hits back at critics in leaked letters
In a series of letters leaked to the press, retired Pope Benedict XVI chastised a German cardinal for criticizing his decision to resign from the papacy, saying an ...
The Tablet - 22 Jan 2019 Austrian and German Rabbis reconciled with Pope Benedict XVI
Orthodox Jews were now prepared to 'discuss matters that had only cropped up in recent decades' with Catholics, Rabbi Folger said. Austrian and German ...