Ratzinger Archives - Official tourist service for Saint Peter's Basilica
POPE EMERITUS BENEDICT XVI

POPE EMERITUS BENEDICT XVI

Joseph Ratzinger is 92 years old, is Pope Emeritus, (he no longer holds the role of pope, but retains the style of His Holiness) and lives in the Vatican, in the Mater Ecclesiae Monastery. He was born in Marktl am Inn in Bavaria on the 16th of April, 1927, son of a...