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Snapshot of Pope Benedict - lion cub gets an audience

February 27, 2013
POPE PETS LION CUB DURING AUDIENCE WITH CIRCUS MEMBERS, MUSIC BANDS AT VATICAN
In today's snapshot, Pope Benedict pets a lion cub during an audience with circus performers and music bands in Paul VI hall at the Vatican Dec. 1, 2012.
CNS photo/Paul Haring

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