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WYD 2013 Welcome Address of Pope Francis Garden of Guanabara Palace, Rio de Janeiro Monday, 22 July 2013

Last edited 24th July 2013

In his loving providence, God willed that the first international trip of my pontificate should take me back to my beloved Latin America, specifically to Brazil, a country proud of its links to the Apostolic See and of its deep sentiments of faith and friendship that have always kept it united in a special way to the Successor of Peter. I am grateful for this divine benevolence.

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WYD Opening Mass: Right now, Rio is the Capital of the Catholic Youth

Last edited 25th July 2013

With an outburst of color, music and flags, World Youth Day's opening ceremony was celebrated in Copacabana, Rio with a Mass. It was one of the main public events, as the world awaits the Pope's first public WYD appearance.

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Homily of Archbishop Tempesta at Opening Mass of WYD Rio

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Dear young people!

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Xt3 Interviews World Youth Day 2013 Volunteers in Rio

Last edited 24th July 2013

From Brazil, Argentina, and even Poland... the unsung heroes of World Youth Day are the volunteers working behind-the-scenes to make the event a success!

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Pope's Address to Journalists Aboard the Papal Flight to Brazil

Last edited 24th July 2013

Yesterday morning, in the course of his plane trip to Brazil, on the occasion of the WYD of Rio de Janeiro, the Holy Father Francis met with the journalists aboard the Papal Flight. The following is a translation of the transcript of the Pope’s conversation with journalists on board the plane, introduced by the Director of the Press Office, Father Federico Lombardi:

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Copacabana Kickoff for WYD

Last edited 24th July 2013

Massive crowds gathered on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro July 23 to celebrate the beginning of World Youth Day 2013.

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Download World Youth Day’s Liturgy Book for Rio 2013 - in English

Last edited 7th August 2013

The book includes the Official WYD Prayer, the message of His Holiness Benedict XVI, message from Archbishop Orani João Tempesta, the WYD 2013 Hymn, the Liturgy of the Hours, Patron Saints of the Day, a guide to Confessions, the Order of the mass for all the major events, the Stations of the Cross and much more.

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Pope Very Happy with Enthusiastic Rio Reception

Last edited 23rd July 2013

Pope Francis arrived in Rio de Janeiro on Monday to a jubilant welcome that at times involved crowds swarming the popemobile, but rather than frightening him, the display of affection made him quite happy.

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Pope to Youth: 'Go and Make Disciples'... Go Beyond the Confines of What is Humanly Possible

Last edited 23rd July 2013

After a 12 hour flight, Pope Francis made it to Brazil. During his first official speech, he thanked Brazil for its hospitality, adding that he hopes to give them, the most valuable gift of all - Jesus Christ. Speaking in Portuguese, the Pope said that through World Youth Day, he hopes to make disciples of all nations. He also encouraged the youth, to go above and beyond what's expected.

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Interview with Bishop Julian Porteous on the Pope's Arrival in Rio de Janeiro

Last edited 23rd July 2013

Pope Francis has arrived in Rio de Janeiro for World Youth Day 2013! In this interview, Bishop Julian Porteous, Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney (and soon to be Archbishop of Hobart), comments on the Papal arrival, the reaction of the Brazilian locals to the Holy Father, and provides an update on what his group has been involved in during Mission Week!

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