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A Swiss guard looks on as worshippers gather beside the colonnade in... News PhotoAudience,Colonnade,Horizontal,International Landmark,Looking,Pope,Pope Francis,Religion,St. Peter's Square,State of the Vatican City,Swiss Guard,Vatican,WorshipperPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPA Swiss guard looks on as worshippers gather beside the colonnade in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican during Pope Francis' general audience on February 26, 2014. Scaffolding around the famous 17th-century marble colonnade on St Peter's Square designed by architect and sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini was taken down this week following a five-year restoration. The columns around the Vatican square where Pope Francis addresses pilgrims have regained their original splendour -- in time for the sainthood ceremony for late popes John Paul II and John XXIII in April. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTO (Photo credit should read VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)