Benedictus PP. XVI

The papal style

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Holy Father Benedict XVI in papal pontifical vestments and with a ferula in his hand. It was the last time the pope used a fanon and the only time he put it on a Roman-cut chasuble. It took place on the Feast of the Epiphany of the year 2013, when during the Holy Mass in the Basilica of St. Peter, he ordained bishops four priests, including his longtime secretary, Fr. Georg Gänswein.