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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Peter%27s_Basilica

The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican or simply St. Peter's Basilica (Latin: Basilica Sancti ...... Set against the north east pier of the dome is a statue of Saint Peter Enthroned, sometimes attributed to late 13th-century sculptor Arnolfo di ...

www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/24/vatican-st-peters-bones-display-pope-francis

Nov 24, 2013 ... Pope Francis holds the relics of Saint Peter on the altar during a mass at St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photograph: Stefano Rellandini/ ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/07/150720-Vatican-360-Degree-Tour-Saint-Peters-Basilica

Jul 18, 2015 ... This refers to the confession of faith by St. Peter, which led to his martyrdom. The tomb itself is not visible, as it is down a set of stairs and tucked ...

www.cnn.com/2013/11/22/world/europe/st-peters-bones-on-display/index.html

Nov 24, 2013 ... After centuries buried beneath the Vatican, and decades hidden away inside the Holy See, the bones of a man long believed to be St. Peter, ...

www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g187793-i1891-k9289091-Security_at_St_Peter_s_coming-Vatican_City_Lazio.html

Feb 23, 2016 ... The New York Times reports that metal detectors and other airport-type screening devices are being put into place in St Peter's Square -- not ...

catholicherald.co.uk/news/2013/11/11/vatican-to-put-st-peters-relics-on-display-for-first-time

Nov 11, 2013 ... The relics will be venerated to mark the end of the Year of Faith.

archaeology-travel.com/street/vatican-obelisk-in-st-peters-square

At the centre of the Vatican's St Peter's Square stands a four thousand year old Egyptian Obelisk originally from Heliopolis and erected in Rome in AD 37.

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2013/11/24/247027889/vatican-puts-bones-of-st-peter-on-display-for-the-first-time

Nov 24, 2013 ... In a surreal, emotional ceremony, Pope Francis held bone fragments the Catholic Church believes are the relics of the apostle St. Peter, who is ...

nypost.com/2014/03/22/making-of-a-saint-the-vaticans-quest-to-preserve-its-leaders

Mar 22, 2014 ... The Vatican put together a team of researchers, which worked to update and ... More than 25,000 people visit St. Peter's Basilica every day, and ...