Retired pope benedict is speaking out in favor of celibacy for Catholic priests.
92-year-old pope benedict has mostly stayed quiet about his thoughts on his successor or any of the issues surrounding the church–
But in excerpts from a book pope benedict co-authored with cardinal Robert Sarah…
He says he can “No longer remain silent.
He defends the ability to quote “put oneself completely at the disposition of the lord” as a criteria for those wishing to be ordained priests.