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Several leaders of Caritas in Veritate International were received by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI at his residence in the Vatican last Thursday. They were in Rome hosting a five-day forum to discuss and understand better ways to implement Pope Francis’ "Theology of Encounter" around the world. Founded in 2010, Car...read more
Articles from section "Benedict XVI"
On February 11, 2013, Pope Benedict XVI stunned the world with the announcement that he would be stepping down from the Petrine ministry. Since his resignation took effect less than two weeks …read more
A few days ago, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who served as secretary of state under Benedict XVI and at the beginning of Francis’ pontificate, told Italian television Tgcom24 that it was a gift …read more
Georg Ratzinger says his brother does not regret at all the decision to resign from the papacy, a decision that was publicly announced one year ago today. A reporter from Spain’s "La Razon" …read more
Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation was “an act of great courage, even a revolutionary act, which opened up possibilities that no one at that moment could see.” This was the sentiment expressed …read more
February 11th, 2013 began like any other day for me. I was barely a year in Rome as ZENIT’s English Edition correspondent and there was always a lot of work. I decided the day before that I …read more