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Pontiff travels to the Italian town of Sulmona to mark the 800th anniversary of the birth of Pope Celestine V

Pope Benedict XVI passes before the remains of Pope Celestine V after a Mass in Sulmona, Italy                    (AP Photo)

Pontiff marks 800th birthday of 13th-century hermit Pope Celestine V
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