Given that the country’s tax-rich dioceses and powerful bishops’ conference are already financing a wide array of media projects and news outlets that provide training, the initiative by the pope emeritus was recognized by both supporters and critics as a strategic move to bolster orthodox Catholic reporting independent of episcopal and other influences.
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Compilation of the pope emeritus’ interviews, conducted a few months after Benedict XVI’s Feb. 28, 2013, resignation, with German journalist Peter Seewald debuts in September.
Holy Father pens preface to new book of Benedict XVI's collected writings on the priesthood to mark Pope Emeritus' 65th anniversary since his priestly ordination.
Prefect of Pontifical Household also recalls "dramatic struggle" of 2005 Conclave.