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 ...
1917 Code of Canon Law · Corpus Juris Canonici · Decretist · Regulæ Juris ·
Decretals of ... Before the 21st century, only five popes unambiguously resigned
with historical certainty, all between the 10th and 15th centuries. Additionally ...
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-25121121 - 3 hours ago
In February 2013, Benedict XVI became the first Pope to resign in almost 600
years. Why did he do it?
Feb 13, 2015 ... It also loosed conspiracy theorists who believe Benedict was forced to resign. On
Wednesday, one of the former pope's top lieutenants ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Pope has transformed Church into monstrosity that has nothing to do ... It is no
wonder that Pope Francis will announce his resignation to the ...
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The personal secretary of former Pope Benedict XVI
denied that the pontiff resigned as a consequence of a “mystical experience”.
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 ...
Jul 24, 2015 ... The Original Story: When the Jesuit Cardinal told Pope Benedict XVI he had to
Resign. As our contributor Francesca Romana comments on the ...
http://www.theonion.com/video/pope-francis-resigns-3166... - 17 hours ago
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.
Father Martin talks about the forced resignation of Pope Benedict. Video and
transcript (translation). "They twist his hand and he couldn't anymore."