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Pope Francis greets faithful as he arrives for a mid-morning prayer with contemplative nuns at the Shrine of Our Lord of the Miracles in Lima, Peru. Francis is wrapping up the most contested, violent trip of his papacy with a series of meetings with Peruvian church leaders and a final Mass at an air base in Peru's capital.

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Pope Francis meets with bishops at the archbishop's residence in Lima, Peru. Francis wrapped up his trip to Peru by meeting with bishops and nuns, but the controversy over his accusations that Chilean sex abuse victims slandered a bishop continued to haunt him.

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Pope Francis waves goodbye at Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and First Lady Nancy Lange after a ceremony at the government palace in Lima, Peru.

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Pope Francis marries flight attendants Carlos Ciuffardi, left, and Paola Podest, center, during a flight from Santiago, Chile, to Iquique, Chile. Pope Francis celebrated the first-ever airborne papal wedding, marrying these two flight attendants from Chile’s flagship airline during the flight. The couple had been married civilly in 2010, however, they said they couldn’t follow-up with a church ceremony because of the 2010 earthquake that hit Chile.

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Pope Francis is welcomed by Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, as he arrives at the international airport in Lima, Peru.

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Pope Francis greets Mapuches in an offertory of a Mass at the Maquehue Air Base, in Temuco, Chile. Francis is urging the Mapuche people to reject violence in pushing their cause.

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Crowds gather as Pope Francis arrives to a meeting with youths at the Shrine of Maipu in Santiago, Chile.

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Pope Francis loses his skull cap, as he holds up a cross that reads in Spanish "I give you my peace" upon arrival to meet with youths at the Shrine of Maipu in Santiago, Chile.

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Pope Francis greets inmates at the San Joaquin women's prison in Santiago, Chile.

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Faithful cheer and wave as Pope Francis passes in his popemobile on his way to the Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile. Francis flew in to Chile’s capital for a visit expected to be met with protests over sexual abuse by priests and confronted by many Chileans deeply skeptical about the Roman Catholic Church.

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Pope Francis waves to followers on his way to the Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile.

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Pope Francis caresses a baby during his visit to the Bambino Gesu' children hospital in Palidoro, near Rome.

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Pope Francis leaves after celebrating a new year's Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis kisses a statue of the Divine Infant as he celebrates a new year's Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis stops to greet the faithful after praying in front of the nativity scene after celebrating a new year's eve vespers Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Artists of the Golden Circus perform in front of Pope Francis during his weekly general audience, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican.

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Artists of the Golden Circus perform in front of Pope Francis during his weekly general audience, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis, flanked by Master of Ceremonies Bishop Guido Marini, waves to faithful during the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for ' to the city and to the world' ) Christmas' day blessing from the main balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis kisses a statue of Baby Jesus as he celebrates the Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis waves to faithful during the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for ' to the city and to the world') Christmas' day blessing from the main balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis, center, holds hands with children as he leaves after visiting the Mother Teresa House in Dhaka's Tejgaon neighborhood, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi Catholic nuns greet Pope Francis during his visit to Church of the Holy Rosary in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Pope Francis is wrapping up his Asian trip with a visit to an orphanage and home for the disabled run by Mother Teresa's order and a meeting with Bangladeshi priests and nuns.

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This photo combo of two images show Pope John Paul II riding in a three-wheeled bicycle rickshaw at the Vatican Mission in Dhaka, Bangladesh, during his one-day visit to the city, on Nov. 19, 1986, on left and Pope Francis riding a traditional Bangladesh rickshaw as he arrives at an interfaith and ecumenical meeting for peace in the garden of the archbishop's residence, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya Muslim refugee from Myanmar, center left in white robe, leads a prayer with Pope Francis at an interfaith peace meeting in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis waves to faithful as he arrives arrives to celebrate mass and the ordination of new priests in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis celebrates Mass with young people at St. Mary's Cathedral in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis celebrates a Mass with young people in St. Mary's Cathedral, Yangon, Myanmar. Francis is wrapping up his visit to Myanmar with a Mass for young people before heading to neighboring Bangladesh where the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis is expected to take center stage.

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Pope Francis delivers his speech as he celebrates mass with young people in St. Mary's Cathedral, Yangon, Myanmar. The pontiff is in Myanmar for the first stage of a week-long visit that will also take him to neighboring Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis reviews a honor guard as he arrives at Dhaka's international airport, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis meets Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the International Convention Centre of Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis, standing at right on pope-mobile, greets Christians upon his arrival for a holy Mass in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis waves from his Pope-mobile as Myanmar Catholics wave flags ahed of Mass in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis waves from pope-mobile as Myanmar Catholics wave flags ahed of a Mass in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis and Myanmar's President Htin Kyaw, right, listen to national anthems during a welcome ceremony at Naypyitaw's Presidential Palace, Myanmar. The pontiff is in Myanmar for the first stage of a week-long visit that will also take him to neighboring Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis shakes hands with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis waves from a car, third from bottom, as Catholic devotees wave flags welcoming him in Yangon, Myanmar. Pope Francis arrived in Myanmar beginning a visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis, right, waves upon arrival at Yangon International Airport in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis is greeted by young children in traditional clothes upon his arrival at Yangon's airport, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis is greeted by young children in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Pope Francis arrives in Yangon, Myanmar. The pontiff is in Myanmar for the first stage of a week-long visit that will also take him to neighboring Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis blesses a Lamborghini donated to him by the luxury sports car maker, at the Vatican. The car will be auctioned off by Sotheby's, with the proceeds going to charities including one aimed at helping rebuild Christian communities in Iraq that were devastated by the Islamic State group.

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Pope Francis' pastoral staff is hit by a ray of the sun during the canonization mass for 35 new saints in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis passes by a Spanish flags waving in the crowd during his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience, in St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis poses for a photo with a children's choir from Mexico during his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican. The pontiff prayed for the victims of the 7.1 magnitude quake that hit Mexico leaving several hundred dead, including children trapped under a collapsed school in Mexico City.

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Salesian Father Thomas Uzhunnalil, from India, kneels in front of Pope Francis on the occasion of their meeting at the Santa Marta residence, at the Vatican.

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Salesian Father Thomas Uzhunnalil, from India, touches Pope Francis' feet on the occasion of their meeting at the Santa Marta residence, at the Vatican. Uzhunnalil met with Pope Francis following his release after being kidnapped 18 months in Yemen, the Vatican newspaper l'Osservatore Romano said.

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Small drops of blood stain Pope Francis' white cassock as he is helped by a priest after knocking his face next to his eye on the popemobile in Cartagena, Colombia. Pope Francis arrived to Cartagena to honor St. Peter Claver, a 17th-century Jesuit who ministered to the tens of thousands of African slaves who arrived in the port to be sold.

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Pope Francis smiles with a bruise on his face after he knocked his head on the popemobile, in Cartagena, Colombia. Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said that "The pope is fine" but has "a bruise on his cheekbone and eyebrow.

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Pope Francis watches dancers perform during a prayer meeting for reconciliation at Las Malocas Park in Villavicencio, Colombia. Pope Francis is visiting an area once besieged by leftist rebels to pray with victims of Colombia's long conflict.

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Pope Francis waves to people gathered in Simon Bolivar park as he arrives to celebrate Mass in Bogota, Colombia.

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People line the street to watch Pope Francis pass by in his popemobile, as he makes his way from the airport to the Nunciatura, after his arrival in Bogota, Colombia.

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People greet Pope Francis passing by in his popemobile as he makes his way from the airport to the Nunciatura, after arriving to Bogota, Colombia.

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Pope Francis speaks during his welcoming ceremony at the Nunciature in Bogota, Colombia. Pope Francis has arrived in Colombia for a five-day visit.

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Pope Francis lifts a child dressed like him as he greets faithful at the end of his weekly general audience, in the Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican.

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A pilgrim takes a selfie with Pope Francis before the start of the weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis greets children as he arrives at Bozzolo, near Cremona, northern Italy, to pray at the tomb of Don Primo Mazzolari. Pope Francis is making a pilgrimage to northern Italy to honor two 20th-century parish priests whose commitment to the poor and powerless brought them censure from the Vatican.

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Pope Francis waves to the crowd in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican. Pope Francis offered prayers for the victims of the London attacks during a traditional Sunday blessing following Mass marking the Pentacost holiday.

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Pope Francis is greeted by youths during an audience for middle schools belonging to the "Cavalieri" group, which promote Christian life, in the Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican.

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, center, and his wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, left, meet Pope Francis on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis, bottom left, and priests arrive for a Mass in Genoa, Italy. Pope Francis is on a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and prisoners.

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Pope Francis speaks at the ILVA steel-making company in Genoa, Italy. Pope Francis has begun a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and prisoners. His opened his visit at ILVA, a troubled steel-making company, where workers in hard hats awaited him. The visit puts a focus on the plight of workers whose lives have been made precarious by years of economic crisis.

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Pope Francis exchanges gifts with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis meets with President Donald Trump on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis meets with President Donald Trump on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis offers the 'Golden Rose', recognition at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, in Fatima, Portugal. Pope Francis will canonize two poor, illiterate shepherd children whose visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago marked one of the most important events of the 20th-century Catholic Church.

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Pope Francis, looks at the crowd gathering in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima from the window of his helicopter as it approaches the city of Fatima, Portugal.

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Pope Francis flanked by four newly ordained priests wave to faithful during the Regina Coeli prayer in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.

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Nadia Murad Basee Taha, the Yazidi woman who escaped sexual enslavement by the Islamic State group and went on to become advocate for others, kisses Pope Francis' hand during the pontiff weekly general audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis caresses a nun during a meeting with the clergy and religious, in Cairo.

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Pope Francis delivers his speech during a Mass he celebrated for Egypt's tiny Catholic community, at the Air Defense Stadium in Cairo. Pope Francis came to Egypt on Friday for a historic visit to the Arab and Muslim majority nation aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front to repudiate violence committed in God's name.

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Pope Francis is driven through the crowd in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis, left, is flanked by Pope Tawadros II, spiritual leader of Egypt's Orthodox Christians, 2nd from right, at Cairo's St. Mark's Cathedral. Francis is in Egypt for a two-day trip aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front that repudiates violence committed in God's name.

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Pope Francis, flanked by Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, right, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, the pre-eminent institute of Islamic learning in the Sunni Muslim world, greets participants in an International peace conference, in Cairo, Egypt. Pope Francis is on a two-day pilgrimage to Egypt including a meeting with Egypt's president and the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar as well as a Mass in a stadium on the outskirts of Cairo.

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Pope Francis addresses the crowd prior to delivering his Urbi et Orbi (to the city and to the world) message from the main balcony of St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican. On Christianity's most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter message that also decried the "latest vile" attack on civilians in Syria.

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People photograph a wax statue of Pope Francis inside the Cathedral of Saint Peter of Alcantara after Easter mass, in Petropolis, Brazil.

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A wax statue of Pope Francis stands inside the Cathedral of Saint Peter of Alcantara during Easter mass, in Petropolis, Brazil. The wax statue was made in London and imported to Brazil. It will be exhibited at the Petropolis Wax Museum starting Monday.

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Pope Francis walks past flowers as he celebrates the Easter Mass, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis presides over the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession on Good Friday in front of Rome's Colosseum.

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Pope Francis presides over the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession on Good Friday in front of Rome's Colosseum.

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Pope Francis washes the feet of some inmates of the Paliano detention center, south of Rome. Pope Francis washed the feet of a dozen inmates at a maximum security prison on Holy Thursday in a pre-Easter ritual meant to show his willingness to serve society's most marginal and give them hope. Francis urged the prisoners to help one another out and similarly "be the servant of others."

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Pope Francis waves as he tours St. Peter's Square ahead of his weekly general audience, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis salutes the faithful as he leaves St. Mary Major Basilica in Rome after presiding over a vigil prayer.

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Pope Francis waves to the crowd after celebrating a Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. Pope Francis has blessed palm fronds and olive branches in St. Peter's Square at the start of Holy Week celebrations.

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Pope Francis, center, is flanked by Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, during a private audience at the Vatican. The heir to the British throne is on a three-country trip seen as an effort to reassure European Union nations that Britain remains a close ally despite its impending departure from the bloc.

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Pope Francis arrives at Milan's Giuseppe Meazza stadium for a meeting with confirmation candidates and confirmed young people as part of his one-day pastoral visit to Monza and Milan, Italy's second-largest city. On Friday Francis welcomed 27 EU leaders to the Vatican on the eve of a summit to mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, the founding charter of the bloc.

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Pope Francis greets German Chancellor Angela Merkel during an audience with the leaders of EU countries at the Vatican. The pontiff is receiving leaders of EU countries the day before an European Union summit in Rome to highlight the 60th anniversary of the bloc's foundation on March 25, 2017.

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Pope Francis meets with European Union leaders, at the Vatican. Leaders of EU and heads of EU institutions were received by Pope Francis ahead of an EU anniversary summit.

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Pope Francis kisses a statue of the Divine Infant as he celebrates an Epiphany Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis arrives for an audience with residents of the areas of central Italy hit by earthquakes, in the Pope Paul IV hall, at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis celebrates a Mass for the Holy Mary on New Year's Day in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis prays in front of a nativity scene in St. Peter's Square, after celebrating a new year's eve vespers Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis delivers the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for 'to the city and to the world') Christmas' day blessing from the main balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis kisses a statue of Baby Jesus as he celebrates the Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis holds the book of the Gospels as he celebrates the Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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A statue of Baby Jesus is displayed during the Christmas Eve Mass celebrated in St. Peter's Basilica by Pope Francis at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis holding a statue of Baby Jesus leaves at the end of the Christmas Eve Mass celebrated in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis sits in his chair during his weekly general audience in Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis, framed by a Christmas tree, crosses himself during the Angelus noon prayer from his studio's window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.

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