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Presentation of the Pallium During the Pauline Celebration

July 1, 2008

This weekend Pope Benedict XVI proclaimed the Pauline Year at the major basilica of St. Paul Outside-the-Walls. Included in the festivities was the ceremonial institution of the pallia. A pallium is a little-known vestment bestowed on an archbishop by a pope. This year in Rome Pope Benedict gave a pallium to 43 new archbishops who […]

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