Francis pays heartfelt tribute to Benedict (242)

BreakingNews.ie 2013.03.15 15:23
Pope Francis has paid a heartfelt tribute to his predecessor Benedict XVI, saying his faith and teaching had Б─°enriched and invigoratedБ─² the Catholic Church. Francis offered the respects during an audience with the cardinals who elected him to succeed Benedict, whose resignation set in motion the extraordinary conclave that brought the first prelate from the New World and first Jesuit to the papacy.
POPE, FRANCIS, CARDINAL, VATICAN, CONCLAVE, BENEDICT, Square, Basilica, Paul, Ii, AR, USA