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Pope Benedict XVI Bids Farewell to Catholic World

Earlier today, Pope Benedict XVI held his last general audience. With the first papal resignation in almost 600 years, the world's more than a billion Catholics are left wondering, "What now?" Who will succeed Benedict, and how will the next Pope coexist with a "Pope Emeritus?"

CNN's Ed Payne has a report from Vatican City.


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The photo associated with this post shows Pope Benedict XVI holding his final general audience on Feb. 27, 2013. (Credit: Catholic Church (England and Wales)/Flickr)