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#Ex Benedict

# ex-benedict - Friday 1 March, 2013

Cardinals begin process of arranging conclave to elect new pope
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# Ex Benedict

Cardinals begin process of arranging conclave to elect new pope

Mar 1st 2013, 11:32 AM 5,089 Views 35 Comments

The tweets from the @pontifex Twitter account have been removed, with the account dormant awaiting a new pontiff.

# ex-benedict - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Benedict XVI formally steps down as leader of Catholic Church
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# Ex Benedict

Benedict XVI formally steps down as leader of Catholic Church

Feb 28th 2013, 7:10 PM 9,122 Views 131 Comments

Cardinals will now meet to elect a successor, while the 85-year-old former Joseph Ratzinger will be known as ‘Pope Emeritus’.

# ex-benedict - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Benedict XVI holds final address before stepping down as pope
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# Arrivederci

Benedict XVI holds final address before stepping down as pope

Feb 27th 2013, 12:27 PM 4,702 Views 70 Comments

The 85-year-old enjoys an emotional sendoff, explaining his reasons for retiring and taking a final tour of St Peter’s Square.

# ex-benedict - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Report: Pope decided to resign after internal report on adultery
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Report: Pope decided to resign after internal report on adultery

Feb 21st 2013, 1:13 PM 24,958 Views 118 Comments

La Repubblica says a report presented in December detailed breaches of the ‘sixth and seventh commandments’.