What academic degrees does Pope Benedict XVI hold?
- imacatholic2Lv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
The Pope has doctorate degrees in divinity and theology and he was a university professor.
Pope Benedict XVI was born Joseph Alois Ratzinger in 1927 and recently turned 81.
Pope Benedict XVI was elected pope at the age of 78. He is the oldest person to have been elected pope since Clement XII in 1730.
Along with his native German, Benedict speaks fluent Italian, French, English, Spanish and Latin. He can read ancient Greek and biblical Hebrew.
Benedict plays the piano and has a preference for Mozart and Beethoven.
Pope Benedict XVI is the first pope to own an iPod.
Here is his official Vatican biography: http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/benedict_xvi/bio...
With love in Christ.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
He held the post of Grand Inquisitor just before he got his promotion. Does that count?
- BobLv 71 decade ago
He holds a Ph.D.
- SomeoneLv 61 decade ago
I don't know, but he's a very scary looking guy.