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In this file photo from 12 December 2012, Pope Benedict XVI posts the first papal Tweet, flanked by Archbishop Angelo Becciu (R)

In this file photo from 12 December 2012, Pope Benedict XVI posts the first papal Tweet, flanked by Archbishop Angelo Becciu (R)

Pope’s Twitter account marks 5 years: ‘Useful for evangelization’

11/12/2017 09:53

Five years after the first papal Tweet was posted by Benedict XVI, Archbishop Angelo Becciu from the Secretariat of State explains the significance of social media as a modern tool for evangelization

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrates his 90th birthday with a Bavarian delegation for his 90th birthday at the Vatican's Mater Ecclesiae Monastery

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrates his 90th birthday with a Bavarian delegation for his 90th birthday at the Vatican's Mater Ecclesiae Monastery

Benedict XVI thanks God for native Bavaria on 90th birthday

18/04/2017 16:21

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrated his 90th birthday with German friends, family, and traditional Bavarian music and beer on Monday. In brief remarks to those present, he thanked God for “the 90 years that the good God has given me”.

 

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrates his 90th Birthday in the Vatican with a party

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrates his 90th Birthday in the Vatican with a party.

Benedict XVI: 90th Birthday Bavarian style

18/04/2017 09:13

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday in the garden of his residence in the Vatican, Mater Ecclesiae.

 

Cooperatores veritatis: flyer for the presentation of the volume on April 6th

Cooperatores veritatis: flyer for the presentation of the volume on April 6th

Cooperatores veritatis: a birthday gift to the Pope emeritus

06/04/2017 17:30

To mark Pope emeritus Benedict XVI's 90th birthday, the Vatican Foundation Joseph Ratzinger – Benedict XVI has edited a special festschrift volume of essays by Ratzinger Prize-winning theologians, which was presented on Thursday afternoon at the Augustinianum Patristic Institute of Rome