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The Pope who sold the papacy

Pope Benedict IX holds the dubious distinction of having sold the papacy to enrich himself. Tune in to CNN's new Original Series, "Pope: The Most Powerful Man in History," Sunday night at 10 ET/PT.

The Pope who sold the papacy

Pope Benedict IX holds the dubious distinction of having sold the papacy to enrich himself. Tune in to CNN's new Original Series, "Pope: The Most Powerful Man in History," Sunday night at 10 ET/PT.