Faithful go wild as saints proclaimed

P(ANSA) – Vtaican City, April 27 – An estimated one million faithful went wild in St Peter’s and other Roman squares Sunday as popes John Paul II and John XXII were proclaimed saints. Huge applause had already greeted the appearance of the two popes celebrating the unprecedented event, Pope Francis and Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. Then, when the proclamation of the saints came, the loudest cheer of all rang out from those squashed into the square and the many others watching the event on huge screens nearby. Thousands of Polish flags were waved.BR/P
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