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Benedict XVI was a great communicator and always showed extraordinary concision and “mental and spiritual lucidity,” according to the director of the Vatican press office. Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi said this last week at a presentation of a book by the Vice-Director of the Press Office, Angelo Scelso, title...read more
Articles from section "Benedict XVI"
Pope Francis on Saturday awarded two theologians with the Ratzinger Prize, an international recognition for exemplary work in theology, instituted in 2011 by the Joseph Ratzinger-Benedict XVI …read more
By Gilfredo Marengo Some among the first commentators on the interview with Pope Francis published in La Civiltà Cattolica saw his words as heralding a significant break from his predecessors …read more
In its online edition Tuesday, the Italian newspaper “La Repubblica” published excerpts from a recent letter of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI to Piergiorgio Odifreddi, a professor of mathematics …read more
Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI on Sunday celebrated Mass for the group of his former students, which has been meeting annually since the late '70s. For the first time this year, he did not …read more