SEDE VACANTE: a look back at Benedict XVI's pledge of obedience to the new Pope
(-VIDEO ONLY-) The last day of his pontificate, Benedict XVI met with cardinals to pledge loyalty to his successor.
"Among you, in the College of Cardinals is the future Pope, to whom I promise my unconditional reverence and obedience.â?
One by one, the cardinals greeted and thanked Benedict XVI, including Buenos Aires Archbishop Jorge Mario Bergoglio. The audience was his last major event as Pope of the Catholic Church.