Cardinal Marc Ouellet

Letter #50, 2019: Messori

Wednesday, September 18, 2019   “The Church doesn’t belong to Bergoglio but to Christ." —Italian Catholic journalist Vittorio Messori, author in 1984 of The Ratzinger Report, an interview book with then-Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger (later Pope Benedict XVI) and then of an interview with John Paul II, at the time when interviewing a Pope was quite unusual [...]

Pope Francis’ Mind, Heart and Soul

Pray for Me, The Life and Spiritual Vision of Pope Francis, First Pope From the Americas. In Pray for Me : The Life and Spiritual Vision of Pope Francis, First Pope From the Americas, author Robert Moynihan offers the reader an inside look at the events of the days and weeks after Cardinal Jorge [...]

People – January 2012

POPE BENEDICT: NO SEATBELT The Vatican said BENEDICT XVI greeted with a smile the news that a German citizen had filed a complaint against him for not wearing a seat belt in his popemobile. The Vatican spokesman, Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, said that the complaint was not being taken seriously at the Vatican. Father Lombardi said [...]