St. Peter's Square

Pope Francis takes off his skullcalp during his weekly general audience on February 10, 2016 at St Peter's square in Vatican

WATCH: Pope’s Skullcap Put Under The Hammer For Israeli Charity

The Times of Israel reports: A white skullcap worn by Pope Francis is up for auction with thousands of dollars in proceeds going to Israeli charity Save A Child’s Heart. The “authentic skullcap” given by Francis to an Italian TV

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Pope Calls For Peace in Israel in Christmas Address

Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries. Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third