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Nuns greet Pope Francis during his meeting with religious at the cathedral in Naples (CNS)

Pope Francis celebrated Mass in Naples’ iconic Piazza del Plebiscito

Pope Francis receiving the pizza

The Pope was travelling through Naples on Saturday

Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe shows the relic of St Januarius's blood to Pope Francis (AP/Andrew Medichini)

The blood last liquefied in a pope’s presence in 1848

Pope Francis will have lunch with around about 90 prisoners in Naples on Saturday (AP/Gregorio Borgia)

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The waving of the handkerchief is the traditional sign the liquefaction has happened (Photo: PA)

The day I saw a saint’s blood become liquid

Ten years ago in Naples on the feast of St Januarius I prayed as I had never done before