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Joseph Ratzinger

The five men who are tipped to become the next Pope

Tue 12 Feb, AT 10:54

Pope Benedict says he won't interfere in the choice of his successor after announcing he is to step down

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope's decision to quit is act of brave 'self-sacrifice'

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Mon 11 Feb, AT 14:40

The man dubbed 'God’s Rottweiler' bows out at 85, sending shock waves through the Catholic faith