The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI occurred on 28 February 2013 at 20:00 (8:
00 PM) CET (19:00/7:00 PM UTC). The resignation was first announced on the ...
A papal renunciation (Latin: renuntiatio) occurs when the reigning pope of the
Roman Catholic Church voluntarily steps down from his position. As the reign of ...
Pope Benedict XVI on Monday said he plans on resigning the papal office on
February 28th. Below please find his announcement. Full text of Pope's
Nov 28, 2013 ... In February 2013, Benedict XVI became the first Pope to resign in almost 600
years. Why did he do it?
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Aug 21, 2013 ... The former pope Benedict has claimed that his resignation in February was
prompted by God, who told him to do it during a "mystical ...
The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI may be a big story, but news networks still
seem to be waiting for the arrival of a new pope to send their bigges.
28, 2013, Pope Benedict XVI left the Vatican for the last time as pope, ending his
... Perspective: The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI caught the world by ...
Feb 11, 2014 ... The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI on Feb. 11, 2013, caught the world by
surprise, but after the initial shock wore off, it didn't seem all that ...