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Archbishop Leonardo Sandri (at podium), a top official of the Vatican's Secretariat of State, says a prayer at ground zero in New York while laying a wreath at the site June 20, 2002. He was accompanied by Cardinal Edward Egan of New York (center left) and the permanent observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, Archbishop Renato Martino (right). (CNS/Chris Sheridan)
Archbishop Leonardo Sandri (at podium), says a prayer at ground zero in New York while laying a wreath at the site June 20, 2002. He was accompanied by Cardinal Edward Egan of New York (center left). (CNS/Chris Sheridan)