So 2 chiefs & a priest go to Europe, part 57
mimlus kopa Rom. Wik iaka sik tomtom kopa ukuk: iaka tlap
did [go] die in Rome. He wasn’t sorry about this; he took
tlus tomtom, iaka komtaks, wik lili alta pi iaka kopit kopa
heart; he knew that soon he would be done with
ukuk ilihi pi klatwa nanich ShK kopa sahali ilihi.
this world and going to see Jesus in Heaven.
Nsaika klatwa kopa ukuk styuil haws, kah nsaika nanish ShK
We went to this church where we saw Jesus’
iaka cim pi Sin Piir iaka cim; pi wiht nsaika nanich kopa
picture and St Peter’s picture; and we also saw in
iht ston, ShK iaka lipii iaka cim. Pus iaka chako nanich
one stone Jesus’ footprint. When he came to see
Sin Piir, iaka mamuk cim iaka lipii kopa iht ston kah iaka
St Peter, he made his footprint in a stone where he
mitwit. <x> Nsaika ashnu, pi mamuk kis ukuk ston.
stood. We knelt, and kissed this stone.
Alta iaka chako pulakli, pi nsaika kilapai kopa nsaika haws.
Then it was getting to be night, so we went back to our house.
<Oct. 2.> Tumoro Sondi, nsaika styuil kopa kah nsaika
Oct. 2. The next day, Sunday, we prayed where we
mitlait. Kopit makmak, iht liplit lolo nsaika kopa iht wiht
were staying. After eating, a priest took us to another
nsaika haws kopa Rom.
of our houses in Rome.
<St John de Latran.>
Kopa oihat nsaika tlap iht aias tlus styuil haws, iaka
Along the way we found a beautiful church
nim Sin Chon lisapotr iaka styuil haws. <x> Ankati lipap mamuk shako
called St John the Apostle’s church. In the old days the popes would call in
lisivik kopa kanawi kah ilihi kopa ukuk styuil haws pus mamuk
the bishops from all over the world to this church to
tomtom kanamokst pi mamuk lo kopa styuil. <x> Ukuk styuil
consult with each other and pass laws for praying. This
haws iaka <400> fut lon.g, mitlait kwinam iaka laport. Kopa ukuk
church is 400 feet long and has five doorways. In this
styuil haws, kikuli kopa lotil, mitlait Sin Piir pi Sin Pol klaska
church, beneath the altar, lie St Peter’s and St Paul’s
latit. <x> Sahali kopa lotil nsaika nanich ukuk latab kah
heads. Above the altar we saw the table where
ankati ShK mamuk : ukuk latab iaka ihpui kopa iht tlus
Jesus long ago created communion; this table is hidden in a nice
boks, pi iaka mitlait skukum glas sahali kopa ukuk latab,
box, and it has strong glass over the table,
kakwa wik kata klaksta mash iaka lima kopa ukuk latab; kopit nsaika
so no one can put a hand on the table; we could only
kis ukuk glas.
kiss the glass.
Wik saia kopa ukuk styuil haws mitlait iht wiht
Near this church was yet another
styuil haws, kah nsaika nanich ukuk haha stips, kah ankati
church, where we saw the holy steps where long ago
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