Benedict XVI

Western values are universal values

Alejo Jose G. Sison | 09 September 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, faith, reason

Reports of his demise have been greatly exaggerated

Michael Cook | 26 Oct 2017 | ABOVE |  
tags: Benedict XVI, fake news

‘Love Is Love’—or is it?

Michael Cook | 06 October 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: Benedict XVI, love, Plato, same-sex marriage

Regensburg, Ratzinger, and our crisis of reason

Samuel Gregg | 23 September 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, Enlightenment, Islamic theology, reason, Regensburg address, relativism
Defending reason from fideism and 'feelings'.

Reason should be open to God

Leonard Franchi | 19 November 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, book reviews, education, liberal education
Benedict XVI had provocative ideas about the true nature of education.

Dear Pope… Dear Professor…

Benedict XVI | 27 September 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: atheism, Benedict XVI, Piergiorgio Odifreddi, science and faith
Benedict XVI engages with Italy’s best-known atheist, asking why he overlooks freedom, love and evil.

Why I will miss Benedict XVI

Monique David | 01 March 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abdications, Benedict XVI, Catholic Church
Wisdom, piety, humility, gentleness, intellectual rigour and faith in reason are all marks of this true German Shepherd.

Testimony to a great trust

Benedict XVI | 28 February 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abdications, Benedict XVI, Catholic Church
Pope Benedict XVI’s final public address is a testament to Christian faith, hope and love - especially love, the keynote of his pontificate.

A pure, gem-like flame

Michael Cook | 12 February 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abdicatiions, Benedict XVI, Catholic Church, Regensburg address
A good man, but a poor Pope? Think again.

Stepping down

Robert A. Gahl, Jr | 12 February 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abdications, Benedict XVI, Catholic Church
A Pope who surprised the world with his gentleness and intellectual clarity had one last surprise up his sleeve.

The butler did it

Edward Pentin | 09 October 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, justice, Vatican
... and was given a fair and transparent hearing in the first major criminal trial in the Vatican in modern times.

Lebanon’s secret

Michael Cook | 18 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, Islam, Lebanon
The Pope seems to be connecting with the Muslim world in a way that no other world leader has.

Still soldiering on

Michael Cook | 16 April 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, human dignity, Western values
Benedict XVI's analysis of the crisis of Western culture is outstanding in its depth and clarity.

The listening heart

Benedict XVI | 24 September 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, faith, Germany, reason
Positivist reason has excluded faith from politics to the detriment of justice and peace, the Pope told the German Parliament this week.

7 reasons for good cheer after Madrid

Michael Cook | 22 August 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, World Youth Day
Who cares if the media ignored World Youth Day?

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