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Pope Benedict

Two pope trouble: Benedict heads back to the Vatican

One-Minute Read
Thu 2 May, AT 14:45

Fears former pope's move back into Vatican could make him 'lightning rod' for Pope Francis' critics

Media savvy Pope Francis is 'Ronald Reagan' of religion

First Post
Tue 19 Mar, AT 11:10

Shy Argentine cardinal emerges as warm, engaging speaker who knows how to use the press

How they'll pick a new Pope to clean up after Benedict

Briefing
Mon 4 Mar, AT 15:04

Expect the smoke to come next week: cardinals begin process of choosing Benedict's successor

Crispin Black

And behold, Christianity is a lot tougher than it looks

Thu 22 Nov, AT 10:36
Crispin Black

Not everyone is crying about the Synod's No vote on women bishops. Crispin Black, for one

Assassination plot feared after cardinal warns: 'Pope will die'

One-Minute Read
Fri 10 Feb, AT 14:35

Predictions of Benedict's death lead to delivery of secret letter to Vatican, written in German