Make 2015 totally awesome. Take the Dummies challenge and you could win $1,000! Learn how.
How to Pray the Rosary
The Use of Color in the Catholic Liturgical Year
The Catholic Sacrament of Holy Communion

Ten Things You Should Know About Pope Benedict XVI

Step 1 of 10
Previous
Next Slideshow
Next Slideshow

He became the first pope to have a Twitter page, hash tag: @Pontifex.

The pope is addressed in person as “Your Holiness” (whether the person is Roman Catholic or not).

Catholics may prefer to address letters to “Holy Father.”

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share

Recommends

Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
The Job Security of Being Pope
Who's Who in the Catholic Church?
The Seven Deadly Sins of the Catholic Church
The Catholic Sacrament of Baptism
What Are the Requirements for Sainthood?
Advertisement

Inside Dummies.com