Pope Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro’s most visible favela slums, Manguinhos, as he continues his pastoral visit to Brazil for the World Youth Day gathering. He spoke to thousands gathered on the local soccer field, Vatican Radio reports. He told them that “the measure of the greatness of a society is […]

Pope Francis had an enthusiastic welcome by the pilgrims and citizens in Rio de Janeiro with huge crowds of people willing to see the Holy Father. At one  point the motorcade stopped stuck in traffic due to a wrong turn and people surrounded the Pope’s car in a chaotic way. But after some moments of […]