The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI occurred on 28 February 2013 at 20:00 (8:
00 PM) CET (19:00 UTC). The resignation was first announced on the morning ...
Nov 28, 2013 ... In February 2013, Benedict XVI became the first Pope to resign in almost 600
years. Why did he do it?
Mar 8, 2017 ... An Italian archbishop claims Obama's administration may have been complicit in
the “tremendous pressures” that led the former pope to resign ...
Aug 27, 2016 ... Retired Pope Benedict XVI said in an interview that he felt a "duty" to resign from
the papacy because of his declining health and the rigorous ...
ONNCast. Pope Francis Resigns. The Catholic world was rocked today as 76-
year-old Pope Francis I announced plans to step down at the end of the month.
Mar 7, 2017 ... March 7, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – An Italian archbishop close to Pope Benedict XVI
says the former pope decided to resign as a result of ...
Jun 17, 2016 ... Pope Francis's three-year-old papacy, marred by controversy from the beginning,
has hit a new low.
Jan 25, 2017 ... ROME- The head of the sovereign Order of the Knights of Malta has been asked
by Pope Francis to present his resignation, something the ...
Father Martin talks about the forced resignation of Pope Benedict. Video and
transcript (translation). "They twist his hand and he couldn't anymore."
Nov 16, 2016 ... When he resigned, Benedict XVI profoundly changed the modern papacy.
Everyone believed that popes just didn't resign. Why did he do it?