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March 19, 2013
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Pope Francis celebrates his installation Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Pope Francis has urged princes, presidents, sheikhs and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass to protect God’s creation, the weakest and the poorest of the world.

Andrew Medichini photo

Priests attend Pope Francis’ installation Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Pope Francis has urged princes, presidents, sheikhs and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass to protect God’s creation, the weakest and the poorest of the world.

Gregorio Borgia photo

Pope Francis celebrates Mass during his inauguration in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013.

Gregorio Borgia photo

Pope Francis blesses the faithful in St. Peter’s Square during his inauguration Mass at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013.

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Faithful gather in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Pope Francis has urged princes, presidents, sheikhs and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass to protect God’s creation, the weakest and the poorest of the world.

Dmitry Lovetsky photo

Faithful gather in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Pope Francis has urged princes, presidents, sheikhs and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass to protect God’s creation, the weakest and the poorest of the world.