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us: Benedict XVI, Pope, 1927-


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Ratzinger, Joseph, 1927-
    • us: Ratzinger, Cardinal (Joseph), 1927-
    • us: Ratzinger, Josephus, 1927-
    • us: Benedictus XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Benedikt XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Benedicto XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Benoît XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Benedetto XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Bento XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Binidīkt XVI, Pope, 1927-
    • us: Benedykt XVI, Pope, 1927-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19270416
    • HonoraryTitle

        Pope
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Marktl am Inn (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Germany
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Catholic Church. Pontificia Commissio Biblica
        • Affiliation Start: 1981
        • Affiliation End: 2005
        • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Catholic Church. Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei
        • Affiliation Start: 1981
        • Affiliation End: 2005
        • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Catholic Church. Commissio Theologica Internationalis
        • Affiliation Start: 1981
        • Affiliation End: 2005
        • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Munich and Freising (Germany)
        • Affiliation Start: 1977
        • Affiliation End: 1982
        • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        ger
    • Associated Language

        ita
    • Associated Language

        lat
    • Associated Language

        fre
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Catholic Church--Doctrines
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Popes
          • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
          (lcsh) Cardinals
          • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
          (lcsh) Bishops
          • Source: Catholic-Hierarchy, viewed Feb. 28, 2013
          (lcsh) Theologians
            (lcsh) College teachers
        • Related Terms

          • us: Catholic Church. Pope (2005-2013 : Benedict XVI)
        • Sources

          • found: His Die Geschichtstheologie des heiligen Bonaventura, 1959.
          • found: His Faith, philosophy, and theology, c1985: t.p. (Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger) introd. (Cardinal Ratzinger)
          • found: Wikipedia, viewed Apr. 19, 2005 (Pope Benedict XVI; b. Joseph Alois Ratzinger, Apr. 16, 1927, Marktl am Inn, Bavaria; elected Pope of the Roman Catholic Church, Apr. 19, 2005); Feb. 28, 2013 (b. Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger)
          • found: Vatican: the Holy See, viewed Apr. 20, 2005 (habemus Papam ... Josephum ... Cardinalem Ratzinger, qui sibi nomen imposuit Benedictum XVI; Benedikt XVI; Benedict XVI; Benedicto XVI; Benoît XVI; Benedetto XVI; Bento XVI)
          • found: al-Bābā wa-al-Islām, 2007: t.p. (al-Bābā Binidīkt al-Sādis ʻAshar)
          • found: ABC chrześcijanina, 2009: t.p. (Benedykta XVI)
          • found: NEWS.VA, viewed Feb. 28, 2013: Vatican Information Service article dated Feb. 26 (Benedict XVI will be "Pontiff emeritus" or "Pope emeritus"; he will keep the name of "His Holiness, Benedict XVI"; the last day of his Pontificate will be 28 Feb.; the Sede Vacante will begin at 8:00pm) Vatican Radio article dated Feb. 28 (the Pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI will come to an end with the Sede Vacante beginning at 8pm Rome time)
        • Change Notes

          • 1980-05-20: new
          • 2015-06-17: revised
        • Alternate Formats