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LIVE: Pope celebrates Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica

Pope Francis celebrates the Easter Vigil on Holy Saturday from St. Peter's Basilica. The ceremony begins at 8:30 p.m., Rome time, with the traditional rite of the lighting of the Paschal candle. Then the pope will baptize and give First Communion to several adults who are coming into the Catholic Church this year. ; AQ/MB