A man takes pictures of the birth place of Pope Benedict XVI in the German village of Marktl am Inn, southern Germany, Monday Feb. 11, 2013. In front the 'Benedikt Column'. Pope Benedic

 

              A man takes pictures of the birth place of Pope Benedict XVI in the German village of Marktl am Inn, southern Germany, Monday Feb. 11, 2013. In front the
A man takes pictures of the birth place of Pope Benedict XVI in the German village of Marktl am Inn, southern Germany, Monday Feb. 11, 2013. In front the 'Benedikt Column'. Pope Benedict XVI said Monday he lacks the strength to fulfill his duties and on Feb. 28 will become the first pontiff in 600 years to resign. The announcement sets the stage for a conclave in March to elect a new leader for world's 1 billion Catholics. (AP Photo/dpa,Andreas Gebert)