Happy Birthday, Pope Benedict…

“I am facing the final leg of the path of my life and I don’t know what’s ahead,” Pope Benedict said in his birthday homily. “I know though that God’s light is there … and that his light is stronger than every darkness.”

Email your birthday wishes to Pope Benedict, auguri.benedettoxvi@vatican.va.

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  • Michael

    That is 1 ugly & unimaginative b-day cake

  • L.

    Spontaneous caption contest: 

    “Women who want to be priests? Let them eat cake.” 


    “Someone please assure me that a nun isn’t going to pop out of this, like last year.”

    • josefina

      Jesus was a man, not a woman, that is the reason why the Pope is a man. The Catholic Church keeps traditions as much as possible.  Nuns occupy imp. roles too. See Mother Angelica and EWTN.

      • Hank101

        Lighten Up, Frances.

  • Josefina

    I wish many blessings to the Pope.  Many more years among us.

  • Angela Pea

    Hmmm…I was just thinking that it looks like a fantastic cake!  Of course, I happen to like buttercream and fondant…

  • felicity

    Don’t they get Cake Boss at the Vatican?

  • Marivelcastillo

    Happy 7th Anniversary, Papa!
    May God continue to bless you with good health! We love you, Papa!