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Papal Mini-Me’s Parade in Philippines Canonization Festivity

Image: Children wearing Pope's cassocks cross a road before taking part in a parade in Quezon city
Children wearing Pope's cassocks cross a road before taking part in a parade in Quezon city, Metro Manila April 27, 2014. Reuters

Children wearing Pope's cassocks cross a road on Sunday before taking part in a parade in Quezon city, Philippines.

Pope John XXIII, who reigned from 1958 to 1963 and called the modernizing Second Vatican Council, and Pope John Paul II, who reigned for nearly 27 years before his death in 2005 and whose trips around the world made him the most visible pope in history, were declared saints by Pope Francis at an unprecedented twin canonization on Sunday.

Image: Children wearing Pope's cassocks ride a Popemobile that was used by Pope John Paul II in his 1995 visit to Manila, during a parade in Quezon city
Children wearing Pope's cassocks ride a Popemobile that was used by Pope John Paul II in his 1995 visit to Manila, during a parade in Quezon city, Metro Manila April 27, 2014. ERIK DE CASTRO / Reuters

— Reuters