Pope Benedict XVI steps down


Cardinals applaud Benedict at pre-conclave Mass

In digital age, Vatican sticks with smoke, bells to announce results

Cardinals end pre-conclave meetings, hear report on Vatican bank

Cardinals complete pre-conclave meetings, voting begins on Tuesday

Conclave is about prayer, not secrecy, says Collins

Conclave to begin Tuesday

Tourists, locals stake out spot where cardinals gather for meetings

Church should always reform and improve

No conclave date, but cardinals develop 'profile' of new pope

Sistine Chapel goes from tourist magnet to polling place for pope

Conclave 'opens up a new future,' Canada's Cardinal Ouellet tells CBC

Cardinals discuss needs of church but don't set conclave date

Papal checklist: a holy teacher and preacher

Cardinals begin pre-conclave meetings at Vatican

The anticipation and anxiety of waiting for a new pope

Cardinals' meetings begin with business, then look toward choosing pope

Cardinals' Catch-22: eager for conclave, but need time to choose well

Pope Benedict's last trip is 15-minute helicopter ride

Pope Benedict pledges obedience to next pope 

Could a Canadian be the next pope?

Pope Benedict changes rituals for new pope's inauguration

Pope says he's going from humble servant to simple pilgrim

Faithful throw big farewell at Pope's last general audience

Pope's final Angelus draws 150,000+

Pope delivers personal, emotional farewell address at audience

Pope offers thanks to God for support over the years

Pope Benedict to be 'Pope emeritus'

@Pontifex hibernates during interregnum, @TerzaLoggia set to fly

Vatican denounces press reports on papal transition

Pope accepts cardinal's resignation; he'll stay away from conclave

Pope allows cardinals to move up conclave date

12 to watch as cardinals gather in Rome

Pope considering last-minute changes to conclave rules, Vatican says

Pope Benedict saw Jews, Muslims as allies in defending belief in God 

In plenary address, German bishops' head pays tribute to Pope Benedict 

Vatican guesthouse offers cardinals privacy, relaxed comfort

Sadness, celebration mark Pope's first public event since announcement

Pope Benedict thanks faithful, asks them to pray for next pope

To Benedict, the Church came first

In hindsight, Pope Benedict's resignation seems almost predictable

Pope Benedict's resignation will set in motion period of transition

Pope Benedict shows signs of aging, but Vatican reports no illness

Pope Benedict's resignation announcement stuns world religious leaders

14 cardinals from Canada, US eligible to vote in conclave

Citing health reasons, Pope Benedict announces he will resign

Pope will be missed, says Prime Minister

CCCB president thanks Pope Benedict for “extraordinary leadership”

Papal resignation catches Cardinal Collins by surprise