POPE JOHN PAUL DURING ASH WEDNESADY SERVICE IN ROME.
Pope John Paul II looks on during the Ash Wednesday service at the
basilica of Santa Sabina in Rome February 13, 2002. The Pope led the
world's more than one billion Roman Catholics into the pre-Easter
season of Lent Ash Wednesday, the day Christians are called to remember
that they are mortal. REUTERS/Paolo Cocco