Pope Francis celebrates the Passion of Christ Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Friday, March 29. Pope Francis began the Good Friday service at the Vatican with the Passion of Christ Mass and hours later will go to the ancient Colosseum in Rome for the traditional Way of the Cross procession.
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Pope Francis celebrates the Passion of Christ Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Friday, March 29. Pope Francis began the Good Friday service at the Vatican with the Passion of Christ Mass and hours later will go to the ancient Colosseum in Rome for the traditional Way of the Cross procession.

Pope refers to 'Muslim brothers' in Good Friday ceremonies

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ROME — Pope Francis reached out in friendship to "so many Muslim brothers and sisters" during a Good Friday procession dedicated to the suffering of Christians from terrorism, war and religious fanaticism in the Middle East.

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