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Benedictus PP. XVI

Benedictio

Benedict XVI in a paschal mozzetta giving the Urbi et Orbi blessing from the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica, April 12, 2009.

At St. Sabina

Pope Benedict XVI during the Holy Mass celebrated on the Ash Wednesday in the Roman Basilica of St. Sabina on February 6, …

Urbi et Orbi 2007

Pope Benedict XVI blessing the pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day on December 25, 2007. Pope is wearing a mitre …

First vespers

Holy Father Benedict XVI during the first Vespers of Advent, Anno Domini 2009.

Epiphany

Pope Benedict XVI is kneeling at the faldstool of Leo XIII during the chant of the Litany of the Saints, Epiphany 2012.

In green

The Holy Mass for the opening of the Synod of Bishops and proclamation of St. John of Ávila and St. Hildegard of …

Paschally

Pope Benedict XVI, dressed in a Paschal choir dress, during the Rosary prayer at St. Mary Major Basilica on May 26, 2011.

Palm Sunday

Benedict XVI wearing a cope with a decorative morse of Leo XIII, Palm Sunday 2008.

Dies Cinerum

Holy Father Benedict XVI and Guido Marini, Master of Papal Liturgical Celebrations, during the Holy Mass celebrated in the Basilica of St. …

Puer natus est nobis

Pope Benedict XVI celebrates Christmas Eve mass at St. Peter’s Basilica Anno Domini 2012.

In Genoa

Benedict XVI in Genoa, May 18, 2008.

Sovereign Priest

October 21, 2012, Pope Benedict XVI sitting on the throne of Pius IX during the canonization Mass celebrated at St. Peter’s Square.

Stole of Pius IX

Benedict XVI in the stole of Pius IX during the meeting with Roman students, October 10, 2009.

On the throne

Benedict XVI during the Vespers and the solemn Te Deum at the end of the year of our Lord 2009.

Peter in front of Peter

Benedict XVI passes a statue of St. Peter as he arrives to celebrate a New Year’s Eve vespers service in St. Peter’s …

Pentecost 2008

Concelebrants spoil the picture, but it is still nice: first of all thanks to the wondrous vestments of pope and deacons. Unfortunately …

Chrism Mass

Pope Benedict XVI during the Chrism Mass, Maundy Thursday 2010.

Epiphany 2012

Holy Father Benedict XVI during the Holy Mass on the feast of the Epiphany of Our Lord A.D. 2012.

Paschal audience

Benedict XVI in a Paschal choir dress with the stole of Leo XIII during the visit of Colombian President Álvaro Uribe Vélez.

Green

Benedict XVI at the the procession during the Holy Mass celebrated at the opening of the Synod for Africa on 4 October …