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Pope Benedict XVI resigns


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#31 TANTRIC-NINJA

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 06:58 PM

So when are the televised Pope debates?! Is it moderated or is it more Fear Factor style competetion for the pointy Hat?

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:59 AM

This has more to it than just "declining health". A Pope hasn't resigned since the fuging middle ages. Every Pope declines in health and dies in office.

Regardless, we will get to see three popes in under a decade. There are many generations that didn't see three popes in a lifetime.


1978 was known in catholicism as "the year of three popes"

Pope Paul V died, replaced by John Paul I (who died in his sleep just 33 days into his papacy) followed by John Paul II

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:21 PM

who?


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