Daily Archives: February 13, 2013

U.S. cardinals on Pope Benedict’s resignation, the next pope

Cardinals Edwin F. O’Brien and Theodore E. McCarrick spoke to Catholic News Service today about their reactions to the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and the qualities the next pope will need to have.

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Pope at audience: pray for me, church, future pope

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI began his weekly general audience this morning with the following remarks in Italian: “Dear brothers and sisters, As you know, I decided to renounce the ministry that the Lord entrusted to me April 19, … Continue reading

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