Subscribe Register Login
Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 8:39 p.m.

This exclusive story is reserved for our subscribers.

Support independent journalism by subscribing to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Subscribe now to continue reading.

Text of pope’s announcement

Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he would resign Feb. 28. Here is the text of his announcement, delivered in Latin to cardinals gathered for a ceremony to name three new saints.

Click here to login or subscribe below.

BEST DEAL
7-Day
Home Delivery
& Online
Online Only
Get Started Get Started
Breaking News
Commenting
Newspaper Content Online
Smartphone Access
Tablet App (iPad) Access
Home Delivery
Sunday Comics, Ad Inserts, Coupons