Pope resigns for the first time since 1415. Lightning strikes vatican.
A message from above? … lightning strikes St Peter’s dome at the Vatican hours after Pope Benedict XVI resigned. Photo: AFP
Global news agency Agence France-Presse published an image of lightning striking the basilica’s dome, which it said was taken “on the day the Pope” announced his resignation.
AFP said the striking image was captured by photographer Filippo Monteforte, who works for Italian national news and photo agency ANSA.
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Posted: 02.11.13 A. D. @ 9:24 p.m.