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# benedict XVI

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No holy war as Pope Francis and Benedict XVI will not watch World Cup final together
Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII to be made saints
Pope backs report critical of 'radical feminist' US nuns
Column: Get 'white smoked' for the top job
Robert Mac Giolla Phadrig
Francis to meet Benedict XVI in 'first ever' meeting of popes
And the new pope is... Jorge Mario Bergoglio
LIVE: White smoke emerges from Sistine Chapel as new pope is elected
Meet the men who could succeed Pope Benedict XVI
Two popes, two resignations: Benedict XVI and Celestine V‎
Benedict changes rules to allow Conclave to start earlier
Pope calls for Catholic Church to 'renew' as thousands flock to prayers
A 12-century Irish saint reckons the next pope is the last
Glossary: Some of the terms you'll hear during the Papal election
Cardinal Brady notes 'significant' date of Pope's retirement news
Archbishop Martin: It's amazing the pope had continued until now
Gay rights activists protest at Pope's Sunday morning prayer
Pope joins Twitter at @pontifex - but won't tweet until next week
Pope marks 50th anniversary of Vatican II