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


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, ...


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.


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/ ...


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


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 ...


Nov 24, 2013 ... Look Closely: 24 Photos That Will Make Your Palms SweatyLivestly ... They were first discovered in a 1940 dig under St Peter's Basilica in the years ... But last week, a top Vatican official, Archbishop Rino Fisichella, said it ...

Nov 25, 2013 ... What's believed to be the bones of St. Peter were displayed for the first time at the Vatican. CBS News correspondent Allen Pizzey reports.


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