Note Irapuato mentioned this post in Gänswein am «Vanity Fair» -Cover: "Schön sein ist keine Sünde".
"A spokeswoman for the magazine said Gänswein was not interviewed for the article and did not pose for the cover photo, which she said was a close-up of an existing picture.
Gänswein, who has been Benedict's personal secretary since the former Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger was elected Roman Catholic leader in 2005, was elevated to the rank of archbishop earlier this month.
A German like the pope, he was also promoted to the job of Prefect of the Pontifical Household, a position that will significan… [More]
"Erzbischof Gänswein als Coverboy. Der George Clooney des Petersdoms. Erzbischof Georg Gänswein, Privatsekretär von Benedikt XVI., ziert das Deckblatt der neuen Ausgabe der italienischen "Vanity Fair". Das Magazin präsentiert den Kirchenmann als Beau des Vatikan. Möglicherweise wird das Cover niemanden so überraschen, wie den "umwerfenden Georg" selbst.
Rom - Eben noch befördert, nun schon auf dem Cover der italienischen "Vanity Fair": Erzbischof Georg Gänswein, der Privatsekretär von Benedikt … [More]
Tue Jan 15, 2013 11:05am EST

ROME (Reuters) - Archbishop Georg Gänswein, Pope Benedict's private secretary, who has been dubbed "Gorgeous George" by the Italian media, is now a real-life cover boy.

The prelate has landed on the cover of Vanity Fair.

The cover on the Italian edition of the magazine shows the 56-year-old archbishop smiling, his blue eyes beaming, above a headline that reads "Father Georg - It's not a sin to be beautiful."

The magazine calls Gänswein "The George Clooney of St … [More]
MADRID (Reuters) - El arzobispo Georg Gänswein, secretario personal del papa Benedicto XVI y conocido como "Bello Jorge" por los medios italianos, se ha convertido en un auténtico chico de portada.

El prelado ha sido retratado para la portada de Vanity Fair.

La portada de la edición italiana de la revista muestra al arzobispo de 56 años y de brillantes ojos azules sonriendo sobre un titular que dice: "Padre Georg - No es un pecado ser guapo".…/idESMAE90E04P20…