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Pope Benedict Places His Imprint on Catholic Churchi
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February 11, 2013 10:07 PM
Pope Benedict XVI shocked the world Monday, announcing plans to step down as leader of the Catholic Church - the first pope to do so in nearly 600 years. VOA's Jeff Seldin takes a look at what he leaves behind.

Pope Benedict Places His Imprint on Catholic Church

Published February 11, 2013

Pope Benedict XVI shocked the world Monday, announcing plans to step down as leader of the Catholic Church - the first pope to do so in nearly 600 years. VOA's Jeff Seldin takes a look at what he leaves behind.


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