Catholic News Service looks at the impact of the first Latin American pope’s visit to his native continent.
A Saturday night vigil and Sunday morning Mass concluded WYD 2013 in Rio de Janeiro.
Youths follow the Way of the Cross during a World Youth Day dramatization of the Passion July 26.
Pope Francis heard confessions, took a popemobile ride, recited the Angelus, and lunched with youths in Rio de Janeiro July 26.
Pope Francis was welcomed to Copacabana beach for World Youth Day with song, dance, and drama July 25.
A look at Pope Francis’ visit to the community of Varginha, in the Manguinhos complex of slums in Rio de Janeiro — and what it means for the church.
Cardinal Dolan discusses Pope Francis’ visit to St. Francis of Assisi Hospital in Rio de Janeiro.