Ten years ago today Benedict began his transformative papacy
Localism, at the expense of universalism, is a deadly poison for Catholics
Pope Francis also admits being told off by Cardinal Ratzinger after preparing Vatican document
Saudi Arabia’s crackdown on St Valentine’s Day might be ridiculous but it is also understandable
The future Pope Benedict published a fraudulent text, these people say, to deceive the Faithful. Also, consecrating the whole world didn’t somehow include Russia. Strange, or what?
Let’s stop falsely comparing the Pope with his predecessor
‘His eyes are bright and joyous,’ says Salvatorian Father Stephan Otto
In the words of Cardinal Ratzinger then, ‘what are the English bishops afraid of?’
Or should the Church always have a place for less committed Catholics?
Van Rompuy is right: Turkey is not, and will never be, a part of Europe