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Pope's last blessing

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VATICAN CITY -- Pope Benedict the 16th delivered his last remarks as the head of the Catholic Church.

He told a crowd of thousands in Saint Peter's Square that he'll be taking up a life of prayer.

Earlier this month, he announced his resignation, which is goes into effect February 28.

Rumors around the reason for the resignation include the cover up of a gay conclave.

The Vatican has denied these rumors. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP