Vatican head of security Domenico Giani (right) shares a word with Pope Francis at the end of a canonization Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on Sunday. The Vatican said Monday that Francis’ chief bodyguard Giani has resigned over the leak of a Vatican police flyer identifying five Holy See employees who were suspended as part of a financial investigation, adding that Giani bore no responsibility for the leak, but that he had resigned to ensure the serenity of the investigation and “out of love for the church and faithfulness” to the pope. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Vatican head of security Domenico Giani (right) shares a word with Pope Francis at the end of a canonization Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on Sunday. The Vatican said Monday that Francis’ chief bodyguard Giani has resigned over the leak of a Vatican police flyer identifying five Holy See employees who were suspended as part of a financial investigation, adding that Giani bore no responsibility for the leak, but that he had resigned to ensure the serenity of the investigation and “out of love for the church and faithfulness” to the pope. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

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