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Vatican makes history with canonization of John Paul II and John XXIII

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, April 27, 2014 4:40 EDT
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Vatican makes history with canonisation of popes (via AFP)

Catholics from around the world gathered in the Vatican on Sunday for a mass presided by Pope Francis to confer sainthood on John Paul II and John XXIII — two influential popes who helped shape 20th century history. Thousands thronged St Peter’s Square…



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