ROME, 18-04-2017 ROME, 18-04-2017 Benedict XVI drinks beer on his 90th birthday April 18, 2017. He celebrated with Bavarian music and bretzels in a simple party at the entrance of his house. Christians in Syria say: “God will save us” April 18, 2017. Msgr. Audo, bishop of Aleppo, asks that Syria is not destroyed because it is an example of coexistence.