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Pontiff announcement in 2005

Posted on 03-13 at 19:56:06 CST

Following were the words of Cardinal Jorge Arturo Medina Estevez on 19 April 2005:

Annuntio vobis gaudium magnum;

habemus Papam;

Eminentissium ac Reverendissium Dominum,

Dominum Josephum

Sanctae Romanae Ecclesiae Cardinalem Ratzinger

Qui sibi nomen imposuit Benedictum XVI.

TRANSLATION:

I announce to you with great joy;

We have a Pope;

The most eminent and most reverend Lord

Lord Joseph

Cardinal of Holy Roman Church Ratzinger

Who has taken the name Benedict XVI