2013: A year that rocked the Church

From Pope Benedict to Pope Francis and from Rio to Syria, 2013 was an eventful, impactful year for the Catholic Church. In this video, Catholic News Service takes a look at the key events of 2013 in the life of the Church. Walk through the resignation of Pope Benedict, the early papacy of Pope Francis, World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro and the world day of peace for Syria.

Jennifer Rey is the web editor of Our Sunday Visitor Publishing.