17-feb-2013. Rome Italy,Tens of thousands of pilgrims have attended St Peter's Square in Rome for one of the final public appearances of Pope Benedict XVI..He is stepping down on 28 February..The Pope recited the Angelus prayer and thanked all those who had prayed for him and shown him support over the past few days since his resignation..The Vatican has said it may hold the conclave that chooses the new pope early, so he can be in place before the start of Holy Week on 24 March.
Author: lorenzo moscia
Date created: 16 Feb 2013
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Keywords: Church, Italy, Rome, S.Peter, vatican, vaticano