Pope Benedict XVI

The Pope Emeritus has been a prophet without honour in his own land

The postwar baby boom fuelled a religious revival, but the welfare state is no substitute for the family—or God

Jovial, informal and compassionate, the new Pontiff has the qualities to restore faith in the Vatican and to promote women in the Church

Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation surprised the world, but the elderly pontiff leaves office having accomplished his mission

Thanks to Pope Benedict XVI, the Catholic Church is making a vibrant  and intellectually rigorous contribution to modern society