sabato 15 aprile 2017

India
Indian Church hails Pope Benedict on 90th birthday
Matters India
An Indian bishop has hailed Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI as a “great intellectual giant” and an “erudite and knowledgeable theologian,” who has contributed immensely to the Universal Church and the world. A message issued three days ahead of the former pontiff’s 90th birthday on April 16, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) secretary general Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas acknowledges him as a “great man” who “enthralled the Church and the world with his simplicity, humility and his ardent efforts for peace in the world.” (...)