Culture, International, Politics

Report: Pope Francis to Resign?

Pope Francis might be resigning according to the Associated Press.

The AP reported that “Italian and Catholic media have been rife with unsourced speculation that the 85-year-old Francis might be planning to follow in Benedict’s footsteps who also resigned when he was 85.”

Recently the Pope has been seen traveling via wheelchair as illness and mobility problems have caught up with him in his old age.

Francis expressed his intention to visit L’Aquila in August for a feast associated with Pope Celestine V – the last pope to resign before Pope Benedict XVI. Read more…

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