Unusual moments in papal history

Published On: Feb 11 2013 11:56:59 AM CST   Updated On: Apr 25 2014 02:11:07 PM CDT

On Saturday, Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II will both be named saints. In light of their canonization, take a look back at a few of the notable, unusual and surprising moments throughout papal history.

Pope Moments - Clement I
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Pope Clement I (92-99 AD) -- According to legend, Pope Clement I was banished from Rome and sent to work in a stone quarry. After converting locals and fellow prisoners to Christianity, an anchor was tied around his neck and he was thrown into the Black Sea.

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