pope benedict

Vatican Pope Vespers

Pope Announces His Resignation, Effective Feb. 28

Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he would resign Feb. 28 because he is simply too old to carry on.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2013

Pope Changes Stance On Condoms

Pope Benedict XVI says in a new book that condoms can be justified for male prostitutes seeking to stop the spread of HIV.


Pope Expresses Deep Sorrow Over Abuse

Pope Benedict XVI met Saturday with five people who were molested by priests as children and apologized to them, even as abuse survivors and thousands of people opposed to his visit marched in central London […]


5 Arrested In London Over Threat To Pope

An alleged threat to Pope Benedict XVI led to the pre-dawn arrests of five men in London on Friday on the second day of the pontiff’s trip to Britain, police said. The Vatican said the […]


Pope: Church Too Slow To Respond To Sex Abuse

Pope Benedict XVI arrived in the United Kingdom on Thursday for a four-day visit, a controversial yet historic state trip that has been overshadowed by the sex abuse scandals which have shaken confidence in the […]