Saturday, April 19, 2008

Shepherd's Staff

I wasn't aware Pope Benedict changed his papal staff from this...

...to this

3 comments:

Sarah Faith said...

Does that have significance? I never looked at the staff closely.

Mrs Jackie Parkes MJ said...

Interesting!

Shelly said...

i just think that most popes have their own papal cross for their papacy. i assume that he used JPII's until he designed his? maybe somebody else knows specifics.