** FILE ** Pope John Paul II blesses the Rev. Marcial Maciel, founder of the Legion of Christ, at the Vatican in November 2004 during a special audience the pontiff granted to about 4,000 participants of the Regnum Christi movement. (AP Photo/Plinio Lepri, File)

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** FILE ** Pope John Paul II blesses the Rev. Marcial Maciel, founder of the Legion of Christ, at the Vatican in November 2004 during a special audience the pontiff granted to about 4,000 participants of the Regnum Christi movement. (AP Photo/Plinio Lepri, File)