Pope travels to Brazil for the Catholic World Youth Day festival
The faithful gather in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Thursday July 25, 2013. Pope Francis is in Brazil for the 28th Roman Catholic World Youth Day festival. This marks his first foreign trip as Pope.
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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — With a blasting medley of bossa nova music as a prelude, Pope Francis addressed about a million worshippers in Copacabana beach on Thursday, lacing his message to a new generation of Catholics with Brazilian street jargon.