PARARE VIAM DOMINI
Cardinal Telesphore Placidus Toppo
Archbishop of Ranchi, India
H.E. CARDINAL TELESPHORE PLACIDUS TOPPO
"We accept in all humility the decision of the pontiff to step down. ... There is a provision for resignation and it has also been used in the past. After the Pope formally leaves his position on February 28, we will once again meet and elect his successor."