Benedict XVI seemed at ease as he led the general audience at the Vatican’s Paul VI Hall
Topic: Pope Benedict XVI
Benedict XVI has left the Church with a rich body of teaching and a shining example in humility and steadfastness
Politicians and Christian leaders pay tribute to Benedict XVI’s humility and love of the Church
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These images show how Benedict XVI, in a calm and surprising manner, announced in Latin that he will be resigning as the Successor of Peter
Religious leaders express their surprise – including even the Vatican spokesman, Fr Federico Lombardi
Pope will step down for health reasons on February 28
Meeting comes as restrictions on Catholics in some parts of Vietnam are being eased
Ireland, marriage, Parliament, Pope Benedict XVI and atheists all need our prayers in 2013, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith.