Benedict died at the age of 95 last Saturday in the Vatican monastery Mater Ecclesiae. He lived there for the past few years after resigning in 2013. According to a statement made last weekend, Wüst praised him as one of the most distinguished theologians of the 20th and 21st centuries.
North Rhine-Westphalia: Prime Minister at a memorial service for Benedict
Münster (dpa / lnw) - Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst and Health Minister Karl-Josef Laumann (both CDU) will take part in the memorial service for Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday (10 a.