Pope makes 2 Fatima children saints on centenary of visions

By NICOLE WINFIELD BARRY HATTON The Associated Press
This article was published May 14, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

FATIMA, Portugal -- Pope Francis added two Portuguese shepherd children to the roster of Catholic saints Saturday, honoring young siblings whose reported visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago turned the Portuguese farm town of Fatima into one of the world's most important Catholic shrines.

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