Pope Benedict

French President Nicolas Sarkozy, center, his wife Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, left, and Pope Benedict XVI

Carla Bruni attacks Pope Benedict XVI over Catholic birth control ban

Tue 19 May, AT 08:53

The Church’s teachings make her feel ‘profoundly secular’

Pope Benedict XVI

Mystery deepens over Pope’s Hitler Youth links

Wed 13 May, AT 09:37

The Vatican claims he was never a member - but the Pope himself has admitted it in the past

Pope Benedict XVI, left, and Israel's President Shimon Peres

Controversy still rages as German Pope visits Israel

Mon 11 May, AT 13:30

Benedict XVI cannot escape his Hitler Youth past during his first pilgrimage to the holy land