He is falsely painted as indulgent with Nazism and insensitive to the fate of their victimsVatican defends Pius XII Jun 07, 2007
He has always defended simple faith over the ambiguous and erroneous doctrines from the so-called wise men of this worldVatican set to honor pope's 80th birthday Apr 14, 2007
With the help of the human sciences, we ought to try to discern what is happening in each case, so that the exorcist becomes involved only in cases where the facts allow no human explanation and point to a possible possessionIncrease in Satanism and exorcism seen Feb 15, 2004
Many psychologists and psychiatrists have demonstrated that there is no relationship between celibacy and pedophilia. But many others have demonstrated, I have been told recently, that there is a relationship between homosexuality and pedophilia. That is true. That is the problemVatican cardinal blames scandal on gays Apr 14, 2010
Tarcisio Bertone, SDB (born 2 December 1934) is an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He currently serves as Cardinal Secretary of State and Camerlengo, having previously served as Archbishop of Vercelli from 1991 to 1995 and Archbishop of Genoa from 2002 to 2006. Bertone was elevated to the cardinalate in 2003.
On 10 May 2008, he was named Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati.
Bertone was born in Romano Canavese, Piedmont, the fifth of eight children. He revealed his mother was a determined anti-Fascist militant of the Italian Popular Party, and later a Christian Democrat.