In memoirs, ex Pope Benedict says Vatican ‘gay lobby’ tried to wield power: report

By Philip Pullella  July 1, 2016 VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Former Pope Benedict says in his memoirs that no-one pressured him to resign but alleges that a “gay lobby” in the Vatican had tried to influence decisions, a leading Italian newspaper reported on Friday. The book, called “The Last Conversations”, is the first time in history that a former pope judges his own pontificate after it is over. It is due to be published on Continue Reading →