Pope Benedict

Benedict’s lack of a personal apology or admission of guilt immediately riled sex abuse survivors.
The former pontiff's personal secretary, Archbishop Georg Ganswein, said Benedict "is very sorry for this mistake and asks to be excused.”
A long-awaited report on sexual abuse in Germany’s Munich diocese has faulted retired Pope Benedict XVI’s handling of four cases when he was archbishop.
The question of whether to allow priests to be married has dominated debate in the Catholic Church for months.
Retired Pope Benedict XVI's intervention is extraordinary, given he had promised to remain “hidden from the world” when he retired in 2013.
Academy Award hopeful "The Two Popes" debuted.
Despite restrictions imposed by the Vatican, Theodore McCarrick was allowed to rise in the ranks and play prominent diplomatic roles under Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis.
The retired pope published an essay pointing to the sexual revolution and flawed church laws as reasons for the Catholic church's abuse scandal.
The pope publicly confirmed that some priests have subjected nuns to "sexual slavery," and pledged to take action.
Faced with the worst scandal of his papacy, Pope Francis is planning a summit to discuss child sex abuse prevention.