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Vatican Relics

Are Those REALLY St. Peter's Bones?

Religion News Service | Eric J. Lyman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

ROME (RNS) When Pope Francis cradled the small box said to contain nine bone fragments believed to be the mortal remains of St. Peter, the first pope,...

Relishing Relics: Will John Paul Go To Pieces?

Bill Briggs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Bill Briggs

As the appetite among the faithful surges for papal relics, will the Vatican truly keep a lid on John Paul's body?