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Moments of Benedict XVI's Papacy

Entering the Square

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Entering the Square

Pope Benedict XVI waves to the faithful as he arrives in St. Peter's Square to hold his last general audience at the Vatican on Feb. 27. The weekly event would normally be held indoors in winter but was moved outside to accommodate the crowd.

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