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Pope Francis prays face down, on the floor of St. Peter's Basilica

(-ONLY VIDEO-) Pope Francis knelt then laid out on the floor before the altar of St. Peter's Basilica. This tradition gave way to the celebration of the Passion of the Lord, on Good Friday. ; ; ; This symbolic act is done to represent both penance and adoration. ; ; KLH RR FA -PR Up: KLH