Pope Benedict XVI enters retirement

Published On: Mar 11 2013 10:42:21 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 13 2013 11:21:11 AM CDT

What does retirement mean for Pope Benedict XVI?

Pope Benedict XVI, final general audience
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Though retiring, the Vatican said he will keep the name Benedict XVI and still be addressed as "his holiness." He will also be known as pope emeritus, emeritus pope or Roman pontifex emeritus.

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