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"
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during the Farewell Ceremony before leaving Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. * * * Madam President, Distinguished National, State and Local …read more
Here is Pope Francis' address to the volunteers of the 28th World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro. * * * Dear Volunteers, Good evening! I could not return to Rome without first thanking all of …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address to the Leadership of the Episcopal Conference of Latin America during their General Coordination Meeting yesterday. * * * 1. Introduction …read more
On Saturday in Rio, Pope Francis met with the bishops of Brazil, telling them that more than a formal address, he wanted to share with them some reflections. Below are some of the highlights …read more
Before the recitation of the Angelus at the Closing Mass of the 28th World Youth Day, Pope Francis announced that the next WYD will be in 2016 in Krakow, Poland. Blessed John Paul II served …read more