In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Benedict XVI touche a Swiss Guards' uniform during a meeting with new Vatican Swiss Guards and their families , in the ... more 
In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Benedict XVI touche a Swiss Guards' uniform during a meeting with new Vatican Swiss Guards and their families , in the Vatican's Clementina Hall, Friday, May 6, 2011 prior to their swearing-in ceremony. The swearing in ceremony is held each May 6 to commemorate the day in 1527 when 147 Swiss Guards died protecting Pope Clement VII during the Sack of Rome. less 
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Fri, May 6, 2011 9:30 AM EDT