Photos: Saturday’s Mass at Rio cathedral

Pope Francis celebrates Mass with bishops, priests, religious and seminarians in the Cathedral of St. Sebastian in Rio de Janeiro July 27. The metropolitan cathedral rises up some 246 feet and the capacity to hold 20,000 people. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis celebrates Mass with bishops, priests, religious and seminarians in the Cathedral of St. Sebastian in Rio de Janeiro July 27. The metropolitan cathedral rises up some 246 feet and the capacity to hold 20,000 people. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

In the soaring Rio de Janeiro cathedral, Pope Francis reminded bishops and other church ministers about the importance of being faithful to Jesus in the church’s evangelization work. Story: http://bit.ly/1bvAJ9d

Pope Francis looks up as he arrives to celebrate Mass in the Cathedral of St. Sebastian in Rio de Janeiro July 27.  (CNS photo/Paul Haring

Pope Francis looks up as he arrives to celebrate Mass in the Cathedral of St. Sebastian in Rio de Janeiro July 27. (CNS photo/Paul Haring

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