Pope Benedict XVI is applauded by prelates as he arrives for his 

Pope Benedict XVI is applauded by prelates as he arrives for his weekly general audience in Hall Paul VI, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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Pope Benedict XVI is applauded by prelates as he arrives for his weekly general audience in Hall Paul VI, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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