NEWS STORY: Breaking With Tradition, Pope Will Celebrate Christmas Eve Mass Outdoors

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c. 2000 Religion News Service VATICAN CITY (RNS) Breaking with tradition, Pope John Paul II will celebrate a televised midnight Mass outdoors in St. Peter’s Square this year to usher in the “special Christmas” that will bring the Roman Catholic Jubilee Year 2000 to a close. “This year,” the pope said Wednesday (Dec. 20), “is […]

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