Skip to content

Benedict Xvi

Latest Stories

pope_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

pope_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** Pope Benedict XVI, accompanied by his private secretary, Monsignor Georg Gaenswein (top left), and his butler, Paolo Gabriele, arrives in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican for a general audience on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

pope_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

pope_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** Pope Benedict XVI, accompanied by his private secretary, Monsignor Georg Gaenswein (top left), and his butler, Paolo Gabriele, arrives in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican for a general audience on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

20120813-180852-pic-793674561_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20120813-180852-pic-793674561_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Paolo Gabriele faces one to six years in jail if convicted of charges in the theft of Vatican documents unless Pope Benedict XVI decided to pardon his once-trusted aide. (Associated Press)

aptopix-mideast-leban_lea1_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

aptopix-mideast-leban_lea1_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves to the crowd from his popemobile upon his arrival to celebrate an open-air Mass for hundreds of thousands on the waterfront of Beirut on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

APTOPIX Mideast Leban_Lea(1).jpg

APTOPIX Mideast Leban_Lea(1).jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves to the crowd from his popemobile upon his arrival to celebrate an open-air Mass for hundreds of thousands on the waterfront of Beirut on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

mideast-lebanon-pope-_live_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

mideast-lebanon-pope-_live_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves his hand upon arrival at Rafik Hariri international airport in Beirut on Sept. 14, 2012. (Associated Press)

Mideast Lebanon Pope _Live.jpg

Mideast Lebanon Pope _Live.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves his hand upon arrival at Rafik Hariri international airport in Beirut on Sept. 14, 2012. (Associated Press)

italy-pope_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

italy-pope_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI delivers his blessing during his weekly general audience at his summer residence at Castel Gandolfo, on the outskirts of Rome, on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Italy Pope_Lea.jpg

Italy Pope_Lea.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI delivers his blessing during his weekly general audience at his summer residence at Castel Gandolfo, on the outskirts of Rome, on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

20120813-180852-pic-793674561_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20120813-180852-pic-793674561_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Paolo Gabriele faces one to six years in jail if convicted of charges in the theft of Vatican documents unless Pope Benedict XVI decided to pardon his once-trusted aide. (Associated Press)

20120813-180852-pic-793674561.jpg

20120813-180852-pic-793674561.jpg

Paolo Gabriele faces one to six years in jail if convicted of charges in the theft of Vatican documents unless Pope Benedict XVI decided to pardon his once-trusted aide. (Associated Press)

vatican-scandal_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

vatican-scandal_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** Paolo Gabriele (bottom), Pope Benedict XVI's butler, is pictured with Monsignor Georg Gaenswein, the pontiff's personal secretary, on Wednesday, April 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Vatican Scandal_Lea.jpg

Vatican Scandal_Lea.jpg

** FILE ** Paolo Gabriele (bottom), Pope Benedict XVI's butler, is pictured with Monsignor Georg Gaenswein, the pontiff's personal secretary, on Wednesday, April 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

vatican-pope_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

vatican-pope_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for an audience with newly appointed archbishops at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Vatican Pope_Lea.jpg

Vatican Pope_Lea.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for an audience with newly appointed archbishops at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Vatican Pope_Lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Vatican Pope_Lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Vatican Pope_Lea.jpg

Vatican Pope_Lea.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

POPE_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

POPE_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI celebrates a Pentecost Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

POPE.jpg

POPE.jpg

Pope Benedict XVI celebrates a Pentecost Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

POPE_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

POPE_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

In this photo taken Wednesday, May, 23, 2012, Pope Benedict XVI, flanked by his private secretary Georg Gaenswein, top left, and his butler Paolo Gabiele arrives at St. Peter's square at the Vatican for a general audience. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)