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Pope John XXIII used to make secret escapes from the Vatican

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Pope John XXIII used to make secret unscheduled trips out of the Vatican, driving around Rome and the surrounding area, a former papal aide has revealed. “Good Pope John” would occasionally say he needed to “escape”. Continue reading   Related Posts:Pope jokes his successor will be called John XXIVA mistake to canonise popes like John Read more