Who is the new pope?

Published On: Feb 11 2013 03:36:53 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 13 2013 02:39:03 PM CDT

Who is the new pope of the Roman Catholic Church?

Joseph Ratzinger elected Pope Benedict XVI
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He was elected by the cardinals to replace Pope Benedict XVI who recently retired. Here's a list of the other candidates that were up for consideration.

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