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In pictures: Pope's jubilee
The Mass in St Peter's Square
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Heads of state joined ordinary worshippers for the Mass to mark 25 years of John Paul II.
Nun from Mother Teresa's order trains binoculars on Pope at Mass
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Clergy and laity from around the world were there, including hundreds of nuns, some of whom had been camping out.
Pope John Paul II at his jubilee Mass
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The Pope addressed the congregation, even managing to sing a hymn, but his voice was slurred.
Pope John Paul II at his jubilee Mass with statue of St Peter in background
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Still he asked the faithful to pray for him to have the strength to continue in his duties as the successor of St Peter.
Cardinals gather to hear the Pope's jubilee message
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Many of the cardinals at the jubilee had been appointed by this Pope.
Souvenirs of Mother Teresa on sale in the Vatican
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John Paul II is due to beatify Mother Teresa of Calcutta on Sunday.


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