Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA
Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA

Ex-pope Benedict wants name removed from bombshell book

  • Book on priestly celibacy comes as Pope Francis considers change
  • Underscores deep polarisation in Catholic Church

Topic |   Religion
Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA
Former Pope Benedict had vowed to live ‘hidden from the world’ when he stepped down as pope. File photo: EPA
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