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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Peter%27s_tomb

The earliest reference to Saint Peter's death is in a ... "Holy men ... took down his body secretly and put it ...

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

St. Peter's Square is a large plaza located directly in front of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican .... In 1817 circular stones were set to mark the tip of the obelisk's shadow at noon as the sun entered each of the signs of the zodiac, making the ...

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.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/ ...

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

Nov 11, 2013 ... For the first time, the bones traditionally believed to be the relics of St Peter the Apostle will be on public display for veneration. Archbishop Rino ...

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 ...

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.

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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 ...

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 ...

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Book your tickets online for St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City: See 27962 reviews, articles, ... Make sure you go down stairs to see the tombs of past pope's too.