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Old February 11 2013, 09:15 PM   #30
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Re: The Pope

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So, what do we call an ex-Pope? His Former Holiness? The German formerly known as Benedict?
According to CNN:

What will Pope Benedict be known as once he has stepped down as Pope?
According to the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales, Pope Benedict will return to being known as Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger once he has stepped down as pope. He will be addressed as his eminence or Cardinal Ratzinger.
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