Even better; we now have two popes: why not the first joint papal document?
Topic: Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Benedict didn’t finish his final encyclical. His first, Deus Caritas Est, was started by Pope John Paul: couldn’t Pope Francis complete his last?
Pope Emeritus takes up residence in Mater Ecclesiae Monastery
Fifth Sunday of Easter, Acts 14:21-27; Revelation 21:1-5; John 13:31-35 (Year C)
Perhaps the archbishop has been mistranslated. What exactly was he hoping to achieve?
Fr Timothy Radcliffe speaks ahead of the Word of the Lord Conference
I knew I was going to have trouble with two popes; when we pray for the ‘Holy Father’, it’s still Benedict I think of. Fathers don’t resign: they just get old
And I really can’t be doing with all this “emeritus” stuff. He’s still simply Pope Benedict to me
Pope addresses more than 30,000 people in St Peter’s Square
Margaret Thatcher had her critics, Pope Francis can expect to have his too
Dr Nikolaus Schneider hopeful for joint celebration of the anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
The Pontiff’s ‘Italian identity’ and a wise choice of Secretary of State will help bring about change at the Vatican