Cardinals come together in Rome for electing new Pope


The roman cardinals have attended a special mass recently as preparations for election of the new pope are underway. The 115 cardinal-electors also heard choirs in St. Peter’s Basilica to receive some divine signals. The secret electoral process will begin Tuesday in Sistine Chapel where the cardinal’s shall vote 4 times in a day tillContinue reading “Cardinals come together in Rome for electing new Pope”

Pope Benedict XVI’s leaked private correspondence unveils division within Vatican


The leak of private correspondences of Pope Benedict XVI is serious security breach no doubt but it also opened a window to assess the inner equations in the Holy See and Pope Benedict’s functioning. The incidents of rivalry, betrayal, allegations of corruption, systemic jarring have all broke out in the open. One such incident belongsContinue reading “Pope Benedict XVI’s leaked private correspondence unveils division within Vatican”

Pope Benedict XVI expresses his desire to lead life post resignation in seclusion


Pope Benedict XVI, head of the Roman Catholic Church has hinted that he would like to spend his days after retirement in seclusion. The observation was made by BBC’s Alan Johnston who was reporting from the Vatican. In a meeting with Roman Priests, Pope said, “Even if I am withdrawing into prayer, I will alwaysContinue reading “Pope Benedict XVI expresses his desire to lead life post resignation in seclusion”