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Polish pilgrims hold a flag portraying Pope John Paul II during a vigil prayer in the Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, on the eve of the canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Polish pilgrims hold a flag portraying Pope John Paul II during a vigil prayer in the Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, on the eve of the canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Polish pilgrims dance outside of Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, prior to attend a vigil prayer on the eve of the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Polish pilgrims gather outside the Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, to attend a vigil prayer on the eve of the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Polish pilgrims hold flags bearing pictures of Pope John Paul II during a vigil prayer in the Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, on the eve of the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

A pilgrim holds a picture of Pope John Paul II during a vigil prayer inside Sant’Agnese in Agone church in piazza Navona, Rome, Saturday, April 26, 2014, on the eve of the canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII scheduled at the Vatican. Italy’s interior minister says as many as 1 million people could be drawn to Rome for the extraordinary occurrence of two pontiffs being canonized at a Mass on Sunday where two living popes will be present. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

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