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CONSECRATION OF THE NEW CHAPEL OF MCBS EMMAUS PROVINCIAL HOUSE

MCBS EMMAUS PROVINCE

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CONSECRATION OF THE NEW CHAPEL OF MCBS EMMAUS PROVINCIAL HOUSE

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We invite you most cordially to join us to the Consecration of the New Chapel of MCBS Emmaus Provincial House. His Grace Mar Joseph Perumthottam, Archbishop of Changanassery Archdiocese, has kindly consented to consecrate the New Chapel on 20 March 2015 at 05.00 pm.

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Remembering election night

CNS Blog

VATICAN CITY — The election night introduction of Pope Francis to the world on March 13, 2013, took only 12 minutes. These minutes were some of the most important of my photographic career. For months I had obsessed about every detail of covering the election of the new pope.

Beginning in October of 2012 I began having a strong feeling that something big was going to happen to Pope Benedict XVI, although I never imagined he would resign. Throughout the fall and into early 2013 I began planning for what Vatican journalists politely call the “papal transition.”

In planning how to shoot a new pope’s first appearance, my two major concerns were getting the photos out quickly and making sure they were in focus. I had already photographed seven “Urbi et Orbi” (to the city and the world) Christmas and Easter blessings from the same balcony where the pope would…

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