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The Circus is in town! Pope Francis gets a front row seat

(-ONLY VIDEO-) At the end of the weekly general audience, a group of circus performers wowed the crowd, as well as Pope Francis. The group is part of Italy's Medrano Circus. ; The highlight of their performance came when one them gave Pope Francis balls to juggle. Pope Francis handed them to Msgr. Georg Ganswein, Prefect of the Papal Household. He kept them in his pockets until their owner returned and asked to have them back. JRB/PM/KLH ; CTV VM -PR Up:PM #Vaticano