Pope to Resign February 28, Says He's Too Infirm

Pope Benedict XVI blesses the faithful from his studio's window overlooking St. Peter's Square during the Angelus noon prayer, at the Vatican, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013.
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The former Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger had an intimate view as Pope John Paul II, with whom he had worked closely for nearly a quarter-century, suffered through the debilitating end of his papacy.

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Daniela Petroff contributed from Vatican City.

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