In his final papal audience, Pope Benedict XVI spoke of the moments of struggle as well as joy during his nearly eight years
The election of Pope Francis I has been welcomed as "a momentous day". Minutes after the new pope addressed the crowd gathered
Of all the contenders to replace Pope Benedict XVI, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Buenos Aires was little mentioned. The
Argentinian cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has been elected as the new leader of the Catholic church to succeed Pope Benedict
And so we are to see an end to the rule of Joseph Ratzinger at the Vatican. At such times it is usual to break out into a chorus of Ding, Dong the Witch is Dead from The Wizard of Oz, but we fear that Ratzinger's successor will be as bad, if not worse, than the man himself.
Pope Benedict has hired a reporter from Fox News as its head of communications amid the Catholic institution's 'Vatileaks