Easter Sunday Celebrations In St Peter's Square

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Pope John Paul II tries to deliver his Urbi et Orbi blessing to the... News PhotoBlessing,Easter,Easter Sunday,Group Of People,Pilgrim,Pilgrimage,Pope,Pope John Paul II,Religion,Religious Mass,State of the Vatican City,VaticanPhotographer Collection: AFP 2005 AFPVATICAN CITY, VATICAN CITY STATE: Pope John Paul II tries to deliver his Urbi et Orbi blessing to the pilgrims gathered in St-Peter's square at the Vatican, during the Easter mass, 27 March 2005. Though he struggled with all his might, a frail Pope John Paul II failed to voice a traditional Easter Sunday blessing for the first time in his 26-year pontificate, in an appearance at his apartment window overlooking a rain-dampened St Peter's Square. AFP PHOTO/ POOL / OSSERVATORE ROMANO / Arturo MARI (Photo credit should read OSSERVATORE ROMANO/AFP/Getty Images)