A Catholic devotee touching the relic
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Capsule containing Pope John Paul II's blood goes on display in Rio

Catholic devotees in Brazil have been visiting a church in Rio de Janeiro to see a silver capsule containing drops of blood from the late Pope John Paul II.

The relic - on loan from the Vatican - will be on display until October.

Bruno Garcez reports.

  • 08 Jul 2013
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