New pope slips out of Vatican for morning prayer visit




 
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New pope slips out of Vatican for morning prayer visit
 
March 14th, 2013  
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New pope slips out of Vatican for morning prayer visit
By Philip Pullella and Crispian Balmer VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, barely 12 hours after his election, quietly left the Vatican early on Thursday to pray for guidance as he looks to usher a Roman Catholic Church mired in intrigue and scandal into a new age of simplicity and humility. Francis, the Argentinian cardinal who has become the first pope born outside Europe in 1,300 years, went to Rome's 5th-century Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore; there he prayed before a famed icon of Mary, the mother of Jesus, which is known as the Salus Populi Romani, or Protectress of the Roman ...




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March 14th, 2013  
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New pope slips out of Vatican for morning prayer visit
March 14th, 2013  
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