Last article of "World Youth Day Rio 2013"
Now that World Youth Day in Brazil has come and gone, some of those who were there are looking back and reflecting on their favorite moments. For an entire week, Rio de Janeiro was filled with pilgrims who had journeyed to the South American city from across the globe for an encounter with Pope Francis, as well a...read more
Articles from "World Youth Day Rio 2013"
On the afternoon of Saturday, July 27, Pope Francis visited the studios of “Radio Catedral,” the radio broadcasting station of the Archdiocese of Rio de Janeiro, and gave a brief interview. …read more
Before leaving Brazil, Pope Francis meet with an estimated 15,000 volunteers at the Congress Center Pavilion in Rio de Janeiro. The group was only a sliver of the 60,000 volunteers who worked …read more
On Sunday evening Pope Francis ended his apostolic journey to Brazil and the World Youth Day. Nostalgia gives way to hope for a better future with the seed sown on good soil: the life of …read more
On Sunday afternoon, Pope Francis met with the forty-five bishops who form the Coordinating Committee of the Latin American Episcopal Conference (CELAM). He focused on the legacy of the …read more
Krakow,Poland, will be the capital of the 2016 World Youth Day (WYD), Pope Francis announced before reciting the Angelus at the closing Mass of the 2013 WYD in Rio de Janeiro. After the WYD …read more