A 7 Word Summation of Benedict’s Pontificate

Benedict Last Mass Applause

During an entire liturgy full of beautiful, sweet and touching moments, there was an especial sweetness to the conclusion of today's Ash Wednesday mass at St. Peter's Basilica, which was also the last public liturgy that will be performed by His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI.Rocco Palmo has the moment, and the video, and his title, quoting Benedict, can appropriately summarize the entire pontificate of Joseph Ratzinger: "Thank you; let us return to prayer..."Even for two millenia of a very … [Read more...]