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Last Testament has much to delight Benedict’s admirers, but on one crucial point it leaves me uneasy

In these extracts from his new book-length interview, the Pope Emeritus reflects on his ‘guillotine’ election, his achievements as Pope and his tendency to ‘think too much’

A new book-length interview portrays a prophet of our age

In a book-length interview Benedict XVI says he was ‘more of a professor’ while Francis was a ‘man of practical reform’

The new autobiographical work will be translated by St Mary’s University theologian Jacob Phillips

The Pope Emeritus reportedly admitted to the diary in a book-length interview to be published in September

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But will the next pope carry on the struggle against the dictatorship of relativism with the same clarity and determination?

Seven years after his election, he continues to show great trust and humility

Morning Catholic must-reads: 30/09/11

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