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Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced he will resign Feb. 28 - becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years. His decision sets the stage for a mid-March conclave to elect a new leader for a Roman Catholic Church in deep turmoil.
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PHOTOS: The path of Pope Benedict XVI | http://t.co/W33ZXO61 (via @TIMEWorld)

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