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Unusual moments in papal history

Published On: Feb 11 2013 09:56:59 AM PST   Updated On: Feb 12 2013 08:12:12 AM PST

From resignations to drownings and beheadings, the papacy is full of unusual and surprising moments.

Pope Moments - Gregory XII
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Pope Gregory XII (1406-1415) -- The last pope to resign, Gregory XII stepped down in 1415 to help end a church schism.


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