#118 – A Brief Hope

Crowning of Benedict XI

We continue our look at the history of the popes with the papacy of Benedict XI and his attempt to promote peace in Christendom after the death of Boniface VIII. Some believe that the model of Benedict XI was one of the reasons why Joseph Ratzinger chose to take the name of Benedict XVI – we will see some possible reasons why.

Music from Podsafe Music

Gabriel Faure’s Elegy by Cello Journey
Summertime by Boom Boom Beckett

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