Pope Francis begins his apostolic visit to Madagascar.
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Zimpeto soccer stadium in Maputo, Mozambique. He urged the congregation to put past conflicts behind them and shape the country’s future through reconciliation.
Pope Francis meets with the Mozambique's bishops, priests, seminarians and other religious leaders at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Pope Francis attends an inter-religious meeting with youth at the Maxaquene Pavilion in Maputo, Mozambique.
Pope Francis begins his first full day in Mozambique with a visit to the presidential palace. He met with Mozambique’s president, Filipe Nyusi and other authorities.
Pope Francis begins his apostolic visit to Africa. Upon his arrival, he was welcomed at this red-carpet ceremony at the Maputo Airport. He was greeted by Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi.
Angelus prayer with Pope Francis and the faithful in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican.
Pope Francis holds his Wednesday weekly general audience in Saint Peter's Square.
Pope Francis leads the faithful in praying the Angelus in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican.
In his weeekly general audience, Pope Francis greets trhe faithful in Saint Paul Hall at the Vatican.
Pope Francis prays the Angelus with the faithful gathered in Saint Peter's Square.
From Saint Peter’s Square, recitation of the Angelus prayer led by Pope Francis.
Jay Fadden hosts this special tribute to Blessed Pope John Paul II created during Sede Vacante 2005, demonstrating the great love of and outpouring of emotion for John Paul II in response to his passing. Footage by Steve Sasso
Blessed John Paul II will be canonized on April 26, 2014, along with Blessed John XXIII.