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 Friday, Pope Francis met with 8 young prisoners from different correctional institutions in Rio de Janeiro. The meeting was held at the residence of the Archbishop of Rio prior to the …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during the Celebration of the Way of the Cross yesterday at Copacabana Beach. * * * Dear Young Friends, We have come here today to …read more
The Holy Father reflected on the role of grandparents on the Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne, the parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary and grandparents to Jesus. Pope Francis addressed …read more
Blessed Joseph Anchieta, of the Society of Jesus, wrote on the sand of the Brazilian beach and memorized a splendid poem on Our Lady. After 460 years another Jesuit dressed in white, Pope …read more
Thousands of Argentinian youth in Rio for World Youth Day met with the Holy Father yesterday afternoon. Pope Francis had personally requested that his schedule be rearranged to have a moment …read more