Written by Gayana Sarkisova (@gayana_sark)

Jaws dropped this morning as Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation from the Vatican. As the first Pope to do this in six centuries, he stated deteriorating health as the cause for his decision; also saying that he has thought long and hard about this "before God." Whatever the reason for his two week notice, the Internet never misses the opportunity for a good joke. Twitter users put their wit to use this morning as they emptied an arsenal full of Pope puns. Here, we've complied the funniest tweets in regards to the news from the "Vatican't"