Originally Posted by Bowser
As an outside observer, what does this mean for the Catholic Church? The general perception of the church isn't exactly help up by sturdy oaken legs these days, and now a Pope steps down voluntarily for the first time in over 500 years.
What does this mean for the church going forward?
I don't think this is that big of a deal, really. Like I mentioned, I actually think this is a good precedent.