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Pope Pauses Speech for Heavenly Blessing of Rain (Saturday, August 20)

Last edited 24th August 2011

Pope Pauses Speech for Heavenly Blessing of Rain (Saturday, August 20)

Pope Benedict XVI cut short a speech to pilgrims at World Youth Day in Madrid, Spain, as prayers for rain were answered on Saturday. Especially hot and humid temperatures had created difficult conditions for more than 1.5 million pilgrims who gathered to see the Pope during his visit to Madrid. "With this rain, the Lord sends us many blessings," Pope Benedict said to the crowd.


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