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Photo of St. Peter's Basilica

Confessio

The Confessio, a 17th-century sunken chapel honoring the confession of St. Peter that led to his martyrdom on Vatican Hill. His tomb is behind the Niche of the Pallium, the illuminated part seen in this photo.

Photo © Holly Hayes.