Pope Benedict XVI
Now that Catholics worldwide have bid farewell to Pope Benedict XVI, the search for a new leader begins. As cardinals arrive at the Vatican, they are taking the top concern of parishioners with them.
Catholics across Maryland honor Pope Benedict XVI. It’s the first time in almost 600 years parishioners can give thanks to a living leader of the church.
One billion Catholics are shocked by the departure of Pope Benedict XVI. The 85-year-old pontiff says he doesn’t have the energy to continue.
Vatican officials said Monday that Pope Benedict XVI had announced to his senior clergy that he would resign his position as the head of the Catholic Church on February 28, according to news agency reports.
Pope Benedict XVI has announced that he will resign Feb. 28, the first pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years.
The family of a Maryland man jailed in Cuba for spying is appealing to the pope for help.
This Saturday, Baltimore’s own Archbishop Edwin O’Brien will be elevated to cardinal. All this week, direct from Rome, the Catholic Review is sharing its coverage with WJZ.