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Pope Francis Visits Brazil In First International Trip
Pope Francis returned to the warm embrace of Latin America, landing in Brazil to begin his first international trip as pontiff.
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Pope Francis holds up a T-shirt decorated with his photo and the Portuguese word "Memory" toward the crowd in the Varginha area of the Manguinhos slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns, or favelas, a place that saw such rough violence in the past that it's known by locals as the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

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Pope Francis stands above the crowd during a ceremony where he blessed the Olympic flag in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Pope Francis set an action-packed Thursday in Rio de Janeiro, where he blessed the Olympic flag, will visit a slum and address young Roman Catholics on Copacabana beach. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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Pope Francis meets residents of the Varginha slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns, or favelas, a place that saw such rough violence in the past that it's known by locals as the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Pope Francis, top, waves to the crowd in the Varginha slum in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns, or favelas, a place that saw such rough violence in the past that it's known by locals as the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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People greet Pope Francis, top center, as he walks in the Varginha slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns, or favelas, a place that saw such rough violence in the past that it's known by locals as the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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Pope Francis speaks during a visit to the St. Francis of Assisi Hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Wednesday July 24, 2013. In his speech at the hospital, where the Franciscans look after alcohol and drug addicts, the pontiff called drug trafficking a "scourge," saying that it "favors violence and sows the seeds of suffering and death." (AP Photo/Lua Zennaro,Pool)
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Pope Francis greets people as he arrives to the Varginha area of the Manguinhos slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns, or favelas, a place that saw such rough violence in the past that it's known by locals as the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

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Nuns wait for the arrival of Pope Francis at the entrance of St. Francis of Assisi of the Providence of God Hospital, where the Franciscans look after alcohol and drug addicts, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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Pope Francis kisses a girl during his visit to the Varginha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday, July 25, 2013. (AP/Victor R. Caivano)

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Pope Francis blesses flags in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Pope Francis set an action-packed Thursday in Rio de Janeiro, where he will bless the Olympic flag, visit a slum and address upward of 1 million young Roman Catholics on Copacabana beach. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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Large puppets that resemble Pope Francis, right, and the Virgin of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint, stand tall among residents waiting for Pope Francis' arrival to the Varginha slum Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Pope Francis will bless the Olympic flag, visit this slum and address young Roman Catholics in Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach on Thursday, as Latin America's first pope continues his inaugural international trip as pontiff. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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Pope Francis holds of the keys of the city as he stands next to Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Pope Francis is on the fourth day of his trip to Brazil where he will attend the 2013 World Youth Day in Rio. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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A man holds up the cuff of his shorts to show off his temporary tattoo of Pope Francis while waiting to get a glimpse of the pontiff making his way to the St. Francis of Assisi of the Providence of God Hospital, where the Franciscans look after alcohol and drug addicts, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Nicolas Tanner)
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Pope Francis (center) greets the faithful during his visit to the Varginha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday, July 25, 2013. (AP/Victor R. Caivano)

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Pilgrims gather at the Copacabana beachfront, one waving a Brazilian flag, where Pope Francis will arrive in his popemobile to attend a World Youth Day event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, early Thursday, July 25, 2013. Francis will address young Roman Catholics on Copacabana beach on Thursday, as Latin America's first pope continues his inaugural international trip as pontiff. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)

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Nuns wave at and takes pictures of Pope Francis as he drives by in his popemobile as he leaves Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. On his first full day of activities in Brazil, Francis traveled from one of the most important shrines in Latin America, Our Lady of Aparecida to what he called a "shrine of human suffering" - a hospital in Rio de Janeiro that treats substance abusers. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Pope Francis celebrates Mass inside the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pope Francis celebrated the first public Mass of his trip in the massive basilica dedicated to the nation's patron saint, the Virgin of Aparecida. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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Pope Francis faces the statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint, in the Aparecida Basilica, in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Before the Mass, Francis stood in silent prayer in front of the 15-inch statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, the "Black Mary," his eyes tearing up. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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Members of the clergy listen to Pope Francis, center right, as he gives Mass inside Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Francis made an emotional plea Wednesday for Roman Catholics to shun materialism in the first public Mass of his initial international trip as pontiff. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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Pope Francis prays before the statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, patron saint of Brazil, inside the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. The Vatican said that Pope Francis personally insisted on visiting the Aparecida Basilica during his trip to Brazil. (AP/Luca Zennaro, Pool)

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Pope Francis, left, flanked by Vatican Master of ceremonies Guido Marini, mark the sign of the cross during a Mass inside the Our Lady Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pope Francis is on the third day of his trip to Brazil where he will attend the 2013 World Youth Day in Rio. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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Pope Francis celebrates Mass in the Our Lady Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. (AP/Domenico Stinellis)

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Pope Francis kisses the statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint, during Mass in Aparecida Basilica, in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Reverence for the figure of the Virgin Mary runs particularly deep in Latin America. The Vatican says that Pope Francis personally insisted that a trip to the Aparecida Basilica be added to his Brazilian visit agenda. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Pope Francis kisses the book of Gospels as Vatican Master of ceremonies Guido Marini stands behind him during Mass inside the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pope Francis is on the third day of his trip to Brazil where he will attend the 2013 World Youth Day in Rio. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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Pope Francis carries the statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint, at the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Reverence for the figure of the Virgin Mary runs particularly deep in Latin America. The Vatican says that Pope Francis personally insisted that a trip to the Aparecida Basilica be added to his Brazilian visit agenda. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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Pope Francis celebrates Mass inside the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pope Francis celebrated the first public Mass of his trip in the massive basilica dedicated to the nation's patron saint, the Virgin of Aparecida. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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Pope Francis holds up the statue of the Virgin of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint, during Mass in the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Reverence for the figure of the Virgin Mary runs particularly deep in Latin America. The Vatican says that Pope Francis personally insisted that a trip to the Aparecida Basilica be added to his Brazilian visit agenda. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Pope Francis gestures as he greets pilgrims who attended a Mass in the rain outside the Aparecida Basilica in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Francis celebrated the first public Mass of his trip to Brazil after praying before the statue of Our Lady of Aparecida, Brazil's patron saint. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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People pray outside the Aparecida Basilica during a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Tens of thousands of faithful flocked to the tiny town of Aparecida, tucked into an agricultural region halfway between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, where he is to celebrate the first public Mass of his trip in a massive basilica dedicated to the nation's patron saint. (AP Photo/Enric Marti)

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People fill the Aparecida Basilica as Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pope Francis celebrated the first public Mass of his trip in the massive basilica dedicated to the nation's patron saint, the Virgin of Aparecida. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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Pope Francis waves from his popemobile as he make his way into central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The pontiff arrived for a seven-day visit in Brazil, the world's most populous Roman Catholic nation. During his visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival.(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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A member of the security detail holds up a baby to Pope Francis as he makes his way in the popemobile into central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The pontiff arrived for a seven-day visit in Brazil, the world's most populous Roman Catholic nation. During his visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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Pope Francis waves as he is accompanied by Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff walks alongside Pope Francis upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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A masked protester holding a Brazilian flag marches with others to a police station in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, July 22, 2013. The protesters went to the police station to demand the release of fellow protesters arrested by police during clashes outside the palace hosting Pope Francis' welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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A woman runs for cover as Police officers fire tear gas and protect themselves from a fire bomb thrown by protesters near the Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd.(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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A riot policeman is engulfed in fire after protesters threw a molotov cocktail during a demonstration near the Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets in an effort to disperse the crowd.(AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Masked protesters walk arm in arm as they shout anti-goverment slogans outside Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Police officers protect themselves from a fire bomb thrown by protesters near Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd.(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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A police officer points his weapon during clashes with protesters near Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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Military police fire tear gas into a crowd that had gathered to protest near Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets in an effort to disperse the crowd.(AP Photo/Nicolas Tanner)
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A protestor yells to other members of the crowd after stepping in front of a police during a protest near the Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets and tear gas in an effort to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/Nicolas Tanner)
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Protesters burn a puppet that symbolizes Rio de Janeiro State Governor Sergio Cabral during a demonstration near Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Police and anti-government protesters clashed outside the palace hosting Pope Francis welcoming ceremony. About an hour after the pope concluded his short speech, police began cracking down on the protests, firing rubber bullets in an effort to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Gay rights activists gather on the steps of a Catholic church near the government Guanabara Palace to protest homophobia during Pope Francis' visit to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The sign reads in Portuguese "In every kiss a revolution." (AP Photo/Nicolas Tanner)
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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Pope Francis, small white figure on stage, listens to Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, standing on stage, during a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, ho)

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Pope Francis kisses Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff during a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
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In this image released by Brazil's Presidential Press Office, Pope Francis listens to Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff during his welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. It is the first time the Argentine-born Francis returned to his home continent since his selection as pope in March.(AP Photo/Brazil's Presidential Press Office, Roberto Stuckert Filho)
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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Pope Francis speaks during a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, ho)
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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Pope Francis, left, and Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff attend a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, ho)

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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Pope Francis speaks as Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, right, listens to him, during a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, ho)

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Pope Francis shakes hands with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff during his welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/Luca Zennaro, Pool)
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In this image from video, a crowd mobs the silver Fiat carrying Pope Francis through Rio de Janeiro on Monday, July 22, 2013. Ecstatic believers forced the closed Fiat to stop several times as they swarmed around during the drive from the airport to an official opening ceremony in the center of the city. (AP Photo)
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People wave to Pope Francis riding in a popemobile upon his arrival to Rio de Janeiro, Monday, July 22, 2013. Pope Francis returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit meant to fan the fervor of the faithful around the globe. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
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Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff and Pope Francis visit upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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Pope Francis waves from his popemobile as he made his way into central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The pontiff arrived for a seven-day visit in Brazil, the world's most populous Roman Catholic nation. During his visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival.(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Pope Francis waves from his popemobile as he makes his way into central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The pontiff arrived for a seven-day visit in Brazil, the world's most populous Roman Catholic nation. During his visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Pope Francis waves from his popemobile as he make his way into central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. The pontiff arrived for a seven-day visit in Brazil, the world's most populous Roman Catholic nation. During his visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival.(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Pope Francis waves from his popemobile upon his arrival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, May 22, 2013. Frenzied crowds of Roman Catholics lined the streets to see Francis on Monday when he returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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AVenezuelan waves her country's flag as she gets revved up for the arrival of Pope Francis in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, July 22, 2013. Frenzied crowds of Roman Catholics lined the streets to see Francis on Monday when he returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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Faithful holding a Brazilian flag, left, and a U.S. flag, right, gather outside Rio de Janeiro's cathedral, background, as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Thousands of young Roman Catholics from around the Americas are converging in Rio for the church's World Youth Festival. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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A wooden cross, symbol of the World Youth Day given to young people of the church in 1983 by Pope John Paul II, is carried along Copacabana beach by pilgrims in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday July 21, 2013. Pope Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, will return Monday to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Pilgrims embrace catholic nuns while watching as a wooden cross, symbol of the World Youth Day given to young people of the church in 1983 by Pope John Paul II, is carried along Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday July 21, 2013. Pope Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, will return Monday to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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In this photo released by the press office of Rio de Janeiro state, Pope Francis waves as he arrives accompanied by Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, right, and Rio de Janeiro Archbishop Orani Tempesta at the Galeao international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Shana Reis, Rio de Janeiro state press office)
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A Brazilian flag, left, and a Vatican fly from the plane carrying Pope Francis after it landed at the Rio de Janeiro airport Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)

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Pope Francis walks accompanied by Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. During his seven-day visit, Francis will meet with legions of young Roman Catholics converging on Rio for the church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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La mano del papa Francisco asoma tras una ventanilla del avión de Alitalia momentos antes de su partida hacia Río de Janeiro para asistir a la Jornada Mundial de la Jiventud, en el aeropuerto de Roma, lunes 22 de julio de 2013. (AP Foto/Riccardo De Luca)

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Pope Francis deplanes upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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A group of children cheer and sing songs as Pope Francis deplanes upon his upon his arrival at the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013, in his first trip as pontiff to Latin America. Francis, the 76-year-old Argentine who became the church's first pontiff from the Americas in March, returns to the embrace of Latin America to preside over the Roman Catholic Church's World Youth Day festival. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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El papa Francisco, con un maletín en la mano, asciende al avión de Alitalia que lo transportará desde Roma hasta Río de Janeiro para asistir a la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud, lunes 22 de julio de 2013. (AP Foto/Riccardo De Luca)

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Faithful cheer in front of Rio de Janeiro's cathedral, background, as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, July 22, 2013. During his stay, the 76-year-old Argentine-born pontiff will meet with legions of young Catholics converging in Rio for the church's World Youth Festival. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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Pope Francis Visits Brazil In First International Trip

Pope Francis returned to the warm embrace of Latin America, landing in Brazil to begin his first international trip as pontiff.

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