The Sun Sets Behind St. Peter's Basilica

The sun sets behind St Peter's Basilica on Tuesday in Rome. Pope Benedict XVI will hold his last weekly public audience on Wednesday before he retires the following day. The Pontiff has led the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415.
hcp-pope-vatileaks-20130226-001

( Oli Scarff/Getty Images / February 26, 2013 )

The sun sets behind St Peter's Basilica on Tuesday in Rome. Pope Benedict XVI will hold his last weekly public audience on Wednesday before he retires the following day. The Pontiff has led the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415.

  • Email E-mail
  • add to Twitter Twitter
  • add to Facebook Facebook
  • Home Delivery Home Delivery

PHOTO GALLERIES

TOP VIDEO

CONNECT WITH US


2013 YEAR IN REVIEW
Look for this special section in your
Baltimore Sun newspaper on Dec. 29, 2013.
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Google Plus
  • RSS Feeds
  • Mobile Alerts and Apps

Contact Us | Newsroom directory | Social Sun