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    Posted May 25, 2014 by
    Jerusalem, Israel
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    Pope Francis Arrives in Jerusalem - Part 2


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Pope Francis visited Israel over the weekend, and nomadicjames captured the excitement around his trip to Jerusalem. " People were quite excited when he arrived as they had been waiting quite a while. As I looked around, I saw people of all faiths waiting to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis," he said. "The atmosphere was quite festive as the Arab Catholic Scout Group played music using bagpipes, drums and other instruments." See more of his photos here.
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    Pope Francis arrived in Jerusalem today after having been in Bethlehem and Jordan previously. Many people came out to welcome him and the Arab Catholic Scout Group played music at the Jaffa Gate. Security was tight as he arrived by helicopter at Mt. Scopus before continuing on to the Jaffa Gate where crowds of people awaited his arrival.
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