The Ratzinger File

Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger is one of the most powerful officials in the Catholic church. As prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, he is also a distinguished theologian in his own right. The interviews he has given, now assembled into an approved text (The Ratzinger Report, with Vittorio Messori, translated by Salvator Attanasio and Graham Harrison,...

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About the Author

Monika Hellwig is president of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities.