Pope Benedict XVI


Mexican businessman Armando Martin displays shoes, the same model... News PhotoBusiness,Businessman,Factory,Footwear,Guanajuato,Guanajuato State,Horizontal,Latin America,Leon - Mexico,Mexico,Pope,Pope Benedict XVI,Religion,Repetition,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPMexican businessman Armando Martin displays shoes, the same model used by Pope Benedict XVI, in his factory in Leon, Guanajuato State, Mexico, on March 1, 2013. The shoes were a gift to the Pope during his last visit to Mexico in 2012. Benedict XVI became the first Pope to resign in over 700 years on Thursday, waving a last goodbye to a tearful crowd of faithful and telling them he would be 'a simple pilgrim' on life's last journey. AFP PHOTO/Ronaldo Schemidt (Photo credit should read Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)