NEWS FEATURE: Weaver Recalls Handmade Vestments She Made for John Paul II

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c. 2005 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Pope John Paul II often donned locally made vestments _ the special robes and accessories worn during Mass _ at the 104 trips he made outside Italy. Before the pope visited San Francisco in 1987, Katreen Bettencourt was given the daunting assignment of designing and hand-weaving his attire. “I […]

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