Quotes of the week: Soundbites from the Pope, Katy Perry and Billy Connolly

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Quotes of the week: Soundbites from the Pope, Katy Perry and Billy Connolly

"After having repeatedly examined my conscience before God, I have come to the certainty that my strengths, due to an advanced age, are no longer suited to an adequate exercise of the Petrine ministry."

Pope Benedict XVI releases an official statement declaring that he will resign as the Pope of the Catholic Church