Benedict XVI seriously ill
August 03, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Pope-emeritus Benedict XVI is seriously ill, according to his biographer. Peter Seewald, who has collaborated with the retired Pope on several books, reported after a visit that Benedict is “very frail,” his voice barely audible, and is suffering from shingles. He reportedly has been growing weaker since a trip to Germany in late June to visit his brother, Msgr. Georg Ratzinger, who died July 1.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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