Pope Benedict XVI


September 16, 2010

Pope Benedict XVI's four-day visit to Great Britain is taking place in a mix of pageantry, prayer, protest and the intrusion of terrorist threats.

In a history-making visit, the pope met with Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams at Lambeth Palace, the archbishop's London residence and...

July 17, 2008

Pope Benedict XVI has called on leaders of Australia's Anglican, Catholic, Lutheran and Uniting churches to fight for unity, during celebrations for the Roman Catholic sponsored World Youth Day in Sydney.

Speaking on July 18 at a meeting of 50 Christian leaders at the city's St. Mary's...

May 6, 2008

His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI held a private meeting with Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams at the Vatican May 5 to discuss ecumenical and Muslim-Christian relations.

During the 20-minute meeting, the Pope also talked about his recent visit to the United States, during which he...

November 24, 2006

His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI and the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. Rowan Williams, shared worship together November 23 at the Redemptoris Mater Chapel in the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican. The worship followed a formal Audience in the Papal Library.


The service took the...

May 31, 2005

Two U.S. Bishops joined Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and other Anglican and ecumenical representatives to greet Pope Benedict XVI at an audience at the Vatican the day after his inaugural Mass that millions watched around the world.

“Benedict will hear voices even he has...

April 19, 2005

Along with many others, both within and beyond the Roman Catholic Church, I offer my prayers for Pope Benedict XVI as he takes up the august responsibility of his office. I pray that the Holy Spirit will guide him in his words and his actions and that he may become a focus of unity and a...