Pope Benedict XVI

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 praises Cardinal Sarah as great 'spiritual teacher'

Vatican City, May 18, 2017 / 04:30 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In an afterword to a book on silence and prayer recently authored by Cardinal Robert Sarah,...

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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 francis and pope emeritus benedict xvi 3 at the monastery of mater ecclesiae in vatican city on june 30 2015 credit   losservatore romano cna 6 30 15 Benedict XVI sends birthday wishes to Pope Francis

Vatican City, Dec 17, 2016 / 12:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI sent birthday greetings to Pope Francis on Saturday,...

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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 cardinal tarcisio bertone former vatican secretary of state speaks with ewtn on may 4 2017 credit daniel ibanez 1 cna Cardinal Bertone talks about the third secret of Fatima

Fatima, Portugal, May 12, 2017 / 03:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The third secret of Fatima deals with past events, but at the same time its call to...

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Thumbnail cardinal joseph zen ze kiun departs the pontifical urbaniana university in rome on nov 18 2014 credit bohumil petrik cna cna 11 19 14 Cardinal Zen urges prayer for Christians in China

Rome, Italy, May 24, 2017 / 12:43 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As Chinese Catholics celebrate the feast of Our Lady, Help of Christians, Cardinal Joseph...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 147552347 Consistories: You never know what (and who) they will bring

As consistories go, the one scheduled June 28 at the Vatican doesn’t shape up as the most noteworthy among the hundreds of consistories celebrated...

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Thumbnail our lady of the holy rosary credit gonewiththewind shutterstock cna Everything you need to know about Fatima (Part 2)

Fatima, Portugal, May 9, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- This is part two of a two-part series. Part one covered the historical context, contents...

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Thumbnail pope francis and fidel castro in a private meeting sept 20 2015 photo courtesy of alex castro cna Fidel Castro, communist leader who met three Popes, dies at 90

Vatican City, Nov 26, 2016 / 03:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In an unexpected televised statement, Fidel Castro’s brother and the current president of...

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Thumbnail card gerhard ludwig mller daniel ibez cna cna 6 14 16 For Cardinal Mueller, a humble faith is good for theology

Vatican City, Jan 4, 2017 / 12:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The ideological efforts to change Catholic doctrine after the Second Vatican Council were...

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