Newly-elected Cardinal Leopoldo Jose Brenes Solorzano, Archbishop of Managua, right, is hugged by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI during a consistory inside the St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, on Saturday. Alessandra Tarantino/AP hide caption

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Pope Francis at the Vatican on Friday. The pope created 19 new cardinals in a ceremony Saturday in St Peter's Basilica. Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images hide caption

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Pope Welcomes New Cardinals, Many From Developing World

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Graffiti artist Mauro Palotta says Pope Francis is the only world leader who stands on the side of the people. Sylvia Poggoli/NPR hide caption

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On A Roman Street, Graffiti Celebrates 'SuperPope'

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Pope Francis waves to faithful during the Angelus prayer from his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Sunday. President Obama will meet with the pope for the first time in March. Alessandra Tarantino/AP hide caption

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Finding Common Interests, Obama And The Pope Set A Date

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Pope Francis arrives for the Angelus noon prayer Sunday, during which he announced he would travel to Israel, the West Bank and Jordan on May 24-26. It would be Francis' first visit to the Holy Land. Alessandra Tarantino/AP hide caption

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This panoramic image (a composite of 9 photographs) shows part of the exterior of the bishop's residence in Limburg, Germany. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images hide caption

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Bishop of Limburg Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst. Fredrik Von Erichsen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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NPR's Sylvia Poggioli reports from Rome

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