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It would be impossible for me to describe all that the Vatican Museums have given me over the years. Explaining its vast collection has maintained my family; studying the myriad works has forged me as an art historian; and discovering the meaning in the art revived my faith. In the many years I have spent within the Vatican walls, the Museums have never stopped sustaining me as a Christian and as scholar.