10 Popes Who Resigned

10 Popes Who Resigned

Pope Benedict XVI yesterday announced his resignation as 266th Pope. What may be surprising to many is that history is not without its fair-share of popes who resigned. This list looks at ten of them. They all resigned for different reasons (some good—some bad) but they serve to show that there is, indeed, a precent for this surprising act, and—most surprisingly—a number of these resigning popes ended up becoming saints.
Новости партнёров
What do you think about it
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

На что жалуетесь?