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Pope Draws Millions For Brazil Vigil

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD and JENNY BARCHFIELD | Posted 09.26.2013 | Religion

RIO DE JANEIRO — Pope Francis drew a reported 3 million flag-waving, rosary-toting faithful to Rio's Copacabana beach on Saturday for the final ...

Pope Calls For Protection Of The Amazon

AP | BRADLEY BROOKS | Posted 07.27.2013 | Religion

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Pope Francis took on the defense of the Amazon and the environment near the end of his weeklong trip to Brazil, as he donned a color...

Pope Francis Delighted By Enthusiastic Mob, Despite Security Risks

USA Today | David Agren | Posted 07.23.2013 | Religion

RIO DE JANEIRO (RNS) Pope Francis spent Tuesday (July 23) resting following his arrival here in his first international trip as pope during which his ...

'Kiss-In' And 'Slut Walk' Planned To Welcome Pope

Posted 07.23.2013 | Religion

The streets of Brazil were filled with protestors last month as young people took to the streets to demand upgrades to public transport, health, and e...

No Porters For This Pope

Posted 07.22.2013 | Religion

The Pope is off to Rio for World Youth Day, his first trip abroad as pontiff. However, he doesn't seem to be letting the much-anticipated trip go to h...

Pope Seeks Catholic Rebirth In Land Of Sexy Samba

AP | BRADLEY BROOKS and NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 09.19.2013 | Latino Voices

RIO DE JANEIRO — The white sands of Copacabana beach typically draw millions of sun-worshippers, New Year's Eve revelers and fans for free conce...