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By Anna Artymiak Having served as secretary for three Popes, Monsignor Alfred Xuereb is one of the few to witness personally the prayer lives of the most recent Successors of Peter. Monsignor Xuereb served under the pontificate of John Paul II, and then as one of Benedict XVI’s private secretaries. He has conti...read more
Articles from section "Benedict XVI"
In an interview published last week in an Italian newspaper,Archbishop GeorgGänsweinreveals what it is like to work as prefect of the pontifical household, while he serves both a reigning …read more
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