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Was the Pope's resignation a dignified move?

Do you think that Pope Benedict XIV's resignation was a move of goodwill, or was it an action to maybe see who his successor is?

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    Feb 12 2013: Tremendous effort goes into making every public move the Pope makes appear to be dignified. Has any Vicar of Christ ever been undignified in public? I doubt it. Public dignity is a carefully choreographed and rehearsed requirement. If his replacement is a non-Caucasian I would surmise that all the current murmuring was not so far-fetched.

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