Pope Emeritus Benedict

Thumbnail pope benedict xvi holds his final general audience feb 27 2013 credit mazur wwwthepapalvisitorguk cc by nc sa 20 cna 2 13 15 A master's degree in the works of Benedict XVI? Yep, it's happening

No Catholic who wants to take an in-depth look into the faith and the reality of the Church of our time can skip the works of the “Theologian...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi credit giulio napolitano shutterstock cna As Benedict turns 90, a rare glimpse into his joy-filled life

Vatican City, Apr 16, 2017 / 03:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lengthy interview with EWTN's German television branch, Benedict XVI's closest aide...

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Thumbnail benedict xvi paul padde cna Benedict XVI: Cardinal Meisner died a 'cheerful' man

Vatican City, Jul 16, 2017 / 09:16 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a letter sent for the funeral of the late Cardinal Joachim Meisner, retired Pope...

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Thumbnail mother angelica 1 credit ewtn cna 2 4 16 Benedict XVI: Mother Angelica was 'a great woman'

Vatican City, Dec 18, 2016 / 01:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope emeritus Benedict XVI praised the founder of the EWTN Global Catholic Network on...

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Thumbnail pope emeritus benedict xvi holding the pascal candle 2 on easter vigil saturday april 7 2012 in vatican city credit losservatore romano cna 7 28 15 Benedict XVI responds to Mother Angelica's death

Benedict XVI had a special response to Mother Angelica’s death falling on Easter Sunday: “it’s a gift.”Archbishop Georg Ganswein, Benedict’s...

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Thumbnail benedict xvi birthday party 2017 april 17 cna credit lor Benedict XVI's 90 years: 'I am grateful to God'

Vatican City, Apr 17, 2017 / 03:24 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- At his birthday party on Monday, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI told his guests that “My heart...

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Thumbnail pope emeritus benedict xvi holding the pascal candle 2 on easter vigil saturday april 7 2012 in vatican city credit losservatore romano cna 7 28 15 Benedict XVI's memoir to be published in English in November

Vatican City, Aug 22, 2016 / 11:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Benedict XVI's new memoir, a lengthy interview with German journalist Peter Seewald, is...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi on aug 28 2010 credit losservatore romano cna 2 Benedict XVI's students to discuss spiritual crisis in Europe at annual meeting

Vatican City, Aug 19, 2016 / 06:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The annual meeting of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI's former students will discuss Europe's...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi holds his final general audience feb 27 2013 credit mazur wwwthepapalvisitorguk cc by nc sa 20 cna 2 13 15 Benedict XVI tells EWTN: 'Thank you for your work'

Vatican City, Mar 31, 2017 / 04:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Members of EWTN’s Rome Bureau on Friday met Benedict XVI in the Vatican Gardens to explain...

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Thumbnail cna 5592c58767dfe 65873 Benedict XVI will attend Holy Door opening at Vatican to start Year of Mercy

The Vatican has announced Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI will take part in the official inauguration of the Jubilee of Mercy with the opening of the...

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Thumbnail pope francis creates five new cardinals during a consistory in st peters basilica on june 28 2017 credit losservatore romano 1 cna Four reasons why this consistory was an unusual one

Vatican City, Jul 1, 2017 / 04:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A consistory is a gathering of cardinals, which the Pope can convoke to give solemnity to a...

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Thumbnail pope francis and patriarch bartholomew i in greece april 16 2016 credit losservatore romano cna Francis, Benedict praise Bartholomew I as a brother in faith

Vatican City, Oct 17, 2016 / 10:55 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In their forewords to a new book about the head of the Eastern Orthodox Church Patriarch...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi at the holy doors at st peters basilica to begin the jubilee year of mercy dec 8 2015 credit losservatore romano cna 12 8 15 Here's how Benedict XVI will celebrate his 65th anniversary as a priest

On June 29 Benedict XVI will celebrate the 65th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood – a milestone he will commemorate in a special...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi on aug 28 2010 credit losservatore romano cna 2 Here's what Benedict XVI's former students will discuss next month

The persecution and martyrdom of Christians will be the topic of discussion at an annual gathering of Pope Benedict XVI’s former theology students,...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi on aug 28 2010 credit losservatore romano cna 2 How Pope Francis' 'new joy' surprised Benedict XVI

Munich, Germany, Sep 12, 2016 / 04:23 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope emeritus Benedict XVI has said he is satisfied with the papacy of Pope Francis and...

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Thumbnail pope emeritusbenedictxvi popefrancis In new book, Pope Benedict XVI exudes a rare humility

Pope Francis is celebrated for his humility and rightly so. This is, after all, the pontiff who began his reign by kneeling and asking the crowd in...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi at the wednesday general audience in st peters square on sept 11 2005 credit  losservatore romano cna 6 16 15 In rare interview, Benedict XVI names his favorite saints

Vatican City, Aug 26, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Since he resigned from the papacy over three years ago, Benedict XVI rarely gives...

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Thumbnail pope benedict xvi on aug 28 2010 credit losservatore romano cna 2 In Rome, a new generation of Benedict XVI scholars is on the rise

Rome, Italy, Mar 2, 2017 / 12:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The theological legacy of Benedict XVI continues, four years after his pontificate came to an...

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