Catholic Herald logo

Are there really two popes?

Benedict XVI’s resignation and his enigmatic life as Pope Emeritus have inspired ludicrous conspiracy theories. It’s time to put them to rest

Benedict XVI focused his homily on the importance of finding ‘truth, love and goodness’ in God

Summary of letter from the Pope Emeritus to Cardinal Bertone published by Italian newspaper

Pontiff offers morning Mass for the Pope Emeritus

Play

Two years ago Benedict XVI became the first Pope Emeritus in the Catholic Church’s history. Thanks to his wisdom and restraint the historic innovation hasn’t led to disaster

Prefect of the papal household gives candid interview about Pope Francis and Benedict XVI

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Pope Emeritus sends letter to the Friends of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham

Pope Francis embraced the 87 year-old

Pope Emeritus will make his third public appearance