(as Joseph Kardinal Ratzinger)
"Jésus de Nazareth" (Paris: Flammarion)
9 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
32 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
9 Magazine Cover Photos |
Benet XVI | Cardinal Josef Ratzinger | Joseph Kardinal Ratzinger | Joseph Ratzinger | Papst Benedikt XVI.
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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"I believe that this civilisation, with all its dangers and hopes, can only be tamed and led back to greatness if it recognizes again the sources of its power." (From the interview, given to Eberhard von Gemmingen, a confidant and head of Vatican Radio's German service, the very first interview as pontiff and the very first full- length interview given by any Pope ever)
Has said he still has the stuffed animals his mother made for him when he was a child.
Image as a shy, textbook introvert
The German Shepherd