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Pilgrims trek to Rome for Mother Teresa's canonization

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    A tapestry picturing Mother Teresa hangs from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica

    Pope Francis will canonize Mother Teresa in the highlight of his Holy Year of Mercy, a yearlong emphasis on the merciful side of the Catholic Church

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    Mother Superior of the Missionaries of Charity Sister Prema

    When Pope Francis canonizes Mother Teresa on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, he'll be honoring a nun who won admirers around the world and a Nobel Peace Prize for her joy-filled dedication to the “poorest of the poor

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    Pope John Paul II talks with Mother Teresa

    Pope John Paul II, left, talks with Mother Teresa, the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, after he celebrated a mass for her in his private chapel, at the Vatican, Dec. 13, 1980

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    Rev. Brian Kolodiejchuk, postulator of the cause of beatification and canonization of Mother Teresa

    Rev. Brian Kolodiejchuk, postulator of the cause of beatification and canonization of Mother Teresa, is interviewed by the Associated Press in front of a mosaic picturing Mother Teresa, at the formation house of the priestly branch of the Missionaries of Charity on the outskirts of Rome

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    The statue of St. Peter's towers by a drape picturing Mother Teresa hanging from the central balcony

    The statue of St. Peter's towers by a drape picturing Mother Teresa hanging from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican

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