• The Pope Emeritus Puzzle: Will Pope Francis rewrite the Rules of Resignation?

    27 days ago - By Bésame

    Pope Francis with Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI at the Monastery of Mater Ecclesiae in Vatican City on June 30, 2015. / null
    Rome Newsroom, Jul 20, 2022 / 03:55 am .
    With speculation running rife whether Pope Francis could resign, and whether he might retire to a residence in the Vatican Gardens like Benedict XVI, it is worth analyzing what the pope has actually said - and how this aligns with his wider project of a reform for the Roman Curia and the Catholic Church.
    Speaking with the Mexican television company Televisa, Pope Francis has made it known, once again, that he does not intend to...
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