EWTN Catholic Q&A
English Language?
Question from Johnny on 04-25-2005:

Can the new pope, speak English? I have only heard him speak Latin and Italian. Please answer my question. thanks.

Answer by Matthew Bunson on 05-03-2005:

Yes, Pope Benedict speaks excellent English. If you wish to hear him speaking English, you might consider purchasing EWTN's fascinating interview with then Cardinal Ratzinger conducted by Raymond Arroyo.