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Pope Francis delivers first mass

Pope Francis has delivered his first mass as pontiff after becoming the first ever pope from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium.

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Pope's surprise walkabout at Vatican gate

Pope Francis made an unexpected appearance at the Vatican's gates today, prompting loud cheers of "Francesco" from the crowd. He walked to an open gate near the edge of Vatican City, ahead of a Mass he was celebrating in the parish church for Vatican residents.

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