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Where does Christian religious leader Pope Francis want his last rites? Know what the expressed intention is

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Pope Francis: Christian religious leader Pope Francis turns 87. During this time, in an interview, he said a big thing about his funeral. The Pope expressed his intention in a discussion with a Mexican media channel that ‘he wants to be buried outside Vatican City.’ By the way, his residence is Vatican City. If this happens as per his intention, Pope Francis will be the first Pope in over a century to be buried outside the Vatican.

Pope Francis, the Christian leader, says he wants him to be buried in St. Mary’s Basilica in Rome. Pope Francis has also given the reason behind the burial in St. Mary’s Basilica. He says that he is very fond of Mary, who is called the Mother of God. That’s why he wants to be buried here. Pope Francis frequently visits St. Mary’s Basilica for prayers.

Leo XIII was buried here

Pope Francis visits St. Mary’s Basilica for prayers whenever he travels to another country. Pope Francis’ funeral is expected to take place in Peter’s Square as already planned. The last Pope to be buried outside the Vatican was Leo XIII. Leo XIII died in the year 1903. He was buried in the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome.

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Pope Francis was also scheduled to attend the recently concluded climate conference COP 28. However, he canceled his trip at the last moment. A conference on climate change and its impacts was held in Dubai from 30 November to 12 December. Francis was suffering from asthma. He has said that his health has improved a lot. Next year Pope Francis will visit Belgium.

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