N.H. Parishioners Celebrate Pope Benedict

Mar 1, 2013

Bishop Peter Libasci leads a mass honoring Pope Benedict XVI at St. Joseph's Cathedral in Manchester on Thursday.
Credit Ali Kuzmickas

Thursday marked the end of Pope Benedict's nearly eight year tenure as spiritual leader of the Catholic Church. In New Hampshire, 150 parishioners attended a noontime mass at St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Manchester honoring the Pope.

Parishioners Rosemari Cusson, Arlene Dupuis, Lillian Pepin, Bill and Joan Nelson, Maureen Planchak, Margaret Rasweiler, and Louis Martell shared their thoughts about the outgoing Pope and their hopes for his successor in this audio postcard.