In Photos: Pope Benedict XVI (44 images)

Pope Benedict XVI announced he will resign on Feb. 28, 2013 citing health issues.
Updated: Feb. 11, 2013 at 4:47 PM
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Pope Benedict XVI celebrates Christmas mass to mark the nativity of Jesus Christ at St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City on December 24, 2011. Pope Benedict XVI hailed Christ's humility, urging the faithful to look beyond the Christmas "glitter" and "enlightened reason", and issued a powerful message for peace. UPI/Stefano Spaziani
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