Pope Benedict XVI through the years

Published On: Feb 11 2013 10:10:46 AM CST   Updated On: Mar 13 2013 11:20:21 AM CDT

Look back at Pope Benedict XVI through the years.

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Pope Benedict XVI leaves at the end of a mass at the St. Peter Basilica in Vatican Feb. 9, just a few days before announcing he would step down as head of the Catholic Church on Feb. 28, 2013.

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