Pope Benedict XVI: A Biography

Pope Benedict XVI: A Biography

by Joann F. Price


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313351235
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/30/2013
Series: Greenwood Biographies Series
Pages: 154
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Joann F. Price, MLS, is affiliate instructor of English at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, CO.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword ix

Preface xi

Introduction xiii

Timeline: Events in the Life of Pope Benedict XVI xix

Chapter 1 An Introduction to the Vatican and to the Popes of the Modern Era 1

Chapter 2 The Early Years 25

Chapter 3 Entering the Priesthood 45

Chapter 4 Pastoral Ministry, Doctorate Degree, and a Theologian 53

Chapter 5 The Path to Rome 63

Chapter 6 The Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith 81

Chapter 7 The Ascendance of Pope Benedict XVI 91

Chapter 8 The Perspectives of Pope Benedict XVI 113

Conclusion 129

Addendum 135

Bibliography 143

Index 147

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