Tag: resignation lesson from pope

By Randy Samsel On February 11, 2013 Pope Benedict XVI – or Joseph Ratzinger, who was elected the 265th pope in April 2005, succeeding John Paul II, announced he would resign as of February 28th. Over the next 17 days, Pope Benedict: Urged an end to religious hypocrisy and rivalry in the Catholic Church at a final mass in St Peter's Basilica. Called for a “real renewal” in t... [more]