Published On: Fri, Dec 24th, 2021
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Pope holds Christmas Eve mass amid COVID-19 surge in Italy

Vatican Christmas Eve

Pope Francis celebrated Christmas Eve mass before an estimated 1,500 people in St. Peter’s Basilica on Friday, going ahead with the service despite a resurgence in COVID-19 cases in Italy that has prompted a new vaccine mandate for Vatican employees.

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