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Peru honors 'The Lord of Miracles,' patron saint of Lima

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A woman burns incense during a procession honoring "The Lord of Miracles," the patron saint of Lima, in Lima, Peru, Oct. 18, 2012.

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Under a rain of rose petals, people participate in a procession honoring "The Lord of Miracles," the patron saint of Lima, in Lima, Peru, Oct. 18.

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Women participate in a procession honoring "The Lord of Miracles," the patron saint of Lima, in Lima, Peru, Oct. 18.

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A police officer receives communion during a procession honoring "The Lord of Miracles," the patron saint of Lima, in Lima, Peru, Oct. 18.

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People participate in a procession honoring "The Lord of Miracles," the patron saint of Lima, in Lima, Peru, Oct. 18.

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