Pope Francis shakes up Vatican fashion

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  1. Pope Francis walks to the altar during his inauguration mass at St Peter's square the Vatican.
  2. Security staff members walk next to the papamobile as Pope Francis waves to the crowd during his inauguration mass.
  3. Francis mentioned the Orthodox solution as a 'parenthesis' on the plane during his return from a visit to Brazil.
  4. File photo: Pope Benedict XVI, wearing the insignia of papal office, a woollen pallium and the Fisherman's Ring.
  5. Combination picture shows the shoes of Pope Francis (top) as he conducts a general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican March 16, 2013, and the red shoes of his predecessor Pope Benedict XVI (bottom) as he arrives at Edinburgh Airport, in Scotland.
  6. Combination picture shows Pope Francis (L) waving as he arrives in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican on March 16, 2013, and his predecessor Pope Benedict XVI (R) greeting the crowd outside his residence in the Vatican on April 21, 2005.
 

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