Feb. 28: Date of resignation.
Feb. 11: Announced resignation.
Fourth encyclical, on faith, was expected to be published this year.
Dec. 12: Twitter debut @Pontifex.
Nov. 24: Consistory created Milwaukee native Archbishop James Harvey a cardinal and five other non-European cardinals.
Nov. 20: Releases third volume of Jesus of Nazareth.
Oct. 28 Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization held.
Oct. 21: Canonizes Americans Sts. Kateri Tekakwitha and Marianne Cope.
Oct. 11: Year of Faith begins; 20th anniversary of the publication of the Catechism of the Catholic Church; 50th anniversary of start of Vatican II.
Oct. 7: Declares two new doctors of the...READ MORE