Pope Benedict’s True Legacy in Africa Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation has elicited a lot of reflection and commentary on the legacy of his pontificate on the Church as well as the world. Amidst all these, we have heard some of the unfortunate and unfavourable criticisms in the mainstream media, particularly on his work and mission in Africa. I call them unfortunate [...]
Pope Resigning There is a report just in that Pope Benedict is resigning on February 28. VATICAN CITY) — Pope Benedict XVI has announced that he will resign Feb. 28, the first pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years. The decision sets the stage for a conclave to elect a new pope before the end [...]
The Catechist Pope I was planning to write a post today about intellectual virtue, but that plan was postponed when I received word that Pope Benedict XVI had made the historic decision to step down from the Chair of St. Peter at the end of this month. Surely there will be an outpouring of love and gratitude on [...]
Pope Benedict and the Call of Conscience Momentous news this morning—Pope Benedict XVI announced that he is resigning as of February 28, 2013. It’s the first time in nearly 600 years that a Pope has resigned rather than die while still serving as Pope. In a surprise statement, Pope Benedict announced that, “After having repeatedly examined my conscience before God, I have [...]
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