Posts Tagged ‘Papal resignation’

Pope Francis preparing the public for his resignation, says Vatican expert

Thursday, August 4th, 2022
Pope Francis resignation

Pope Francis is preparing the public for his stepping down in 2025, by constantly talking about his ill health and possible resignation, according to a Vatican expert. Robert Mickens is the editor of the Roman Catholic newspaper La Croix International. He has lived, studied and worked in Rome for 30 years. Mickens told inews he Read more

Pope Francis retirement rumours swirl

Thursday, June 9th, 2022
Pope retirement rumours

Rumours Pope Francis may be considering retirement have been given added fuel over his plans to attend a feast initiated by a 13th-century pope who himself resigned. Francis announced he would visit the central Italian city of L’Aquila in August. He will attend a feast initiated by Pope Celestine V, one of the few pontiffs Read more