Vatican City, Vatican City State (Holy See)
POPE JOHN PAUL II DURING THE HOLY EASTER VIGIL MASS IN ST. PETER'S
Pope John Paul II holds a candle during the Holy Easter vigil mass in St.
Peter's Basilica April 19, 2003. The 82-year-old pope, presided over an
elaborate Easter vigil service in Vatican Basilica, commemorating what
Christians believe was the resurrection of Jesus three days after his death
by crucifixion. PP03040060 REUTERS/pool Paolo Cocco REUTERS