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Pope Benedict XVI begins last day of Pontificate

Published on February 28, 2013 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

(Vatican Radio) The Pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI will come to an end with the Sede Vacante (“Vacant See”) beginning at 8pm Rome time (7pm GMT). On the last full day of his pontificate, Pope Benedict will hold a special farewell meeting with members of the College of Cardinals in the Clementine Hall.  At 4.55 more »