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Pope Benedict XVI resigns due to age and declining health

Politics London, Great Britain - 17 September 2010

Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation on February 11, 2013, explaining that his strength is no longer adequate for him to continue in office due to his advanced age.

The pope will renounce the office of Bishop of Rome on February, 28, 2013.

The images were taken during his visit to the UK in September 2010.

All images via www.piqtured.com

 

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