Fransico’s visit to Brazil, not only meant the first Latin American pope take communion on their land.
But it was a great event where people overturned a week devoted to faith.
What did or did not the Pope Francisco, was for those who follow the Catholic Church. More or fewer words, it is said that there are “gestures” of changes. Hopefully, although I do not expect the revolution.
Francis Pope and President Dilma Rousseff in the Guanabara Palace during the opening ceremony of the World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Fervent Catholics perform the act of confession on portable devices installed to receive during the Days of Youth Encounters, which in the presence of Pope Francisco, is carried out in RIo de Janeiro, Brazil.
A woman prays outside the Basilica of the Virgin of Aparecida, where the Pope offered his first Mass Francisco massive
Pope Francisco is expected and surrounded by people upon arrival at the favela Varginha, belonging to Manguinhos complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Francis Pope blesses a child upon arrival wing Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, to participate of the Via Crucis
Francis Pope is aimed at faithful Catholics gathered to watch the Via Crucis at the Copacabana beach in Rio, Brazil
Thousands of faithful are waiting on the beaches of Copacabana the word of the Pope Francisco
Pope Francis wears an indigenous feathered hat given to him by representatives of one of Brazil’s native tribes during a meeting at the Municipal Theater in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, July 27, 2013. Pope Francis is on the sixth day of his trip to Brazil where he will attend the 2013 World Youth Day in Rio.
Pope Francisco greets the faithful in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
A dense crowd attended the Mass celebrated by Pope Francisco on Copacabana beach
Unusual aerial view of the city of Rio de Janeiro, with its beaches filled by the crowd gathered for the Mass celebrated by Pope Francisco
Francis Pope excited hugs a child who approaches him on Fifth Boa Vista in Rio de Janeiro
Pope Francis hears the confession of a man in the Fifth Boa Vista, in Rio de Janeiro
Pope Francisco gives a press conference on board the plane that moves to Italy after leaving Rio de Janeiro. The Pope participated in the XXVIII World Youth Day
Pope Francisco leaves a ball with the colors of Brazil, in the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, Italy, after his trip to Brazil to celebrate World Youth Day