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 at last night's Prayer Vigil at Copacabana Beach. * * * Dear Young Friends, We have just recalled the story of Saint Francis of Assisi. In …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of Pope Francis' address today to the bishops of Brazil. * * * Dear Brothers, How good it is to be here with you, the Bishops of Brazil! Thank you for coming, …read more
Francis concluded his meeting with Brazil's leaders today, briefly putting into action one of the main messages of his speech: dialogue. After blessing a group of little girls, he blessed and …read more
Hereis the text of Pope Francis' Address to Brazilian Leaders this morning in the Municipal Theater of Rio de Janeiro. The symphony orchestra and chorus have begun the ceremony with beautiful …read more
Miserando Atque Eligendo. True to his episcopal motto, but above all faithful to the salvific value of "sixth feria", or Friday as it is known in Brazil, Pope Francis dedicated the morning to …read more