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Pope names 19 new cardinals as Benedict XVI looks on

By Agence France-Presse
Saturday, February 22, 2014 9:06 EDT
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Pope Francis appointed his first batch of cardinals on Saturday, as his predecessor Benedict made a surprise rare appearance at the ceremony naming the new “princes of the Church.” The new cardinals were presented with scarlet-red birettas and gold…



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