Pope Benedict XVI

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A Vatican's flag is displayed by faithful on St Peter's square after... News PhotoFlag,Horizontal,International Landmark,Pope,Pope Benedict XVI,Praying,Religion,Resignation of Pope Benedict XVI,St. Peter's Square,State of the Vatican City,Togetherness,Vatican,WindowPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Vatican's flag is displayed by faithful on St Peter's square after the Angelus prayer led by Pope Benedict XVI from the window of his appartments (Top-C) on February 17, 2013 at the Vatican. The Vatican the day before said it could speed up the election of a new pope as lobbying for Benedict XVI's job intensified amid speculation over who had the best chance to succeed him. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)