Nov 11/21 – The Benedict XVI Institute for Africa (BIA) has released a full schedule of their upcoming international conference on The African Perspective of Pope Benedict XVI’s Thought, beginning on Wednesday, November 27th, and concluding on Friday, November 29th. This conference marks the ten year anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Africa, specifically, […]
“The greatest persecution of the Church comes not from her enemies without, but arises from sin within the Church, and that the Church thus has a deep need to relearn penance, to accept purification, to learn forgiveness on the one hand, but also the need for justice. Forgiveness does not replace justice.”Pope Benedict XVI
On October 17th, theologians from around the world gathered at the Mundelein Seminary in Illonois for a three day conference to share thoughts on what how the theological work of Joseph Ratzinger / Benedict XVI can shape the Church in Africa, which continues to flourish with faith.