5 facts for Pope Francis’ visit to South America

Friday July 3rd 2015
Pope Francis begins a highly anticipated seven-day South American trip on Sunday that includes stops in Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.

Pope Francis to head to Latin America for 'homecoming' trip

Friday July 3rd 2015
Pope Francis will depart Sunday on a much-anticipated trip to Latin America, seen as a homecoming for the Argentine pope and likely to draw attention to key challenges in the region.

Pope Francis 's South American Trip: Defending the Poor, the Planet

Friday July 3rd 2015
Pope Francis sets out on Sunday to three of South America's poorest and smallest countries, taking his message of solidarity with the downtrodden to prisoners, peasants, garbage pickers and indigenous people.

Unpredictable Pope Francis to bring ‘church for the poor’ to South America’s poorest

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Pope Francis is taking his "church for the poor" to three of South America's poorest and most peripheral countries, making a grueling, weeklong trip that will showcase the pontiff at his unpredictable best: speaking his native Spanish on his home turf about issues closest to his heart.

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Pope Francis begins a highly anticipated seven-day South American trip on Sunday that includes stops in Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.
Pope Francis will depart Sunday on a much-anticipated trip to Latin America, seen as a homecoming for the Argentine pope and likely to draw attention to key challenges in the region.
Pope Francis sets out on Sunday to three of South America's poorest and smallest countries, taking his message of solidarity with the downtrodden to prisoners, peasants, garbage pickers and indigenous people.
Pope Francis is taking his "church for the poor" to three of South America's poorest and most peripheral countries, making a grueling, weeklong trip that will showcase the pontiff at his unpredictable best: speaking his native Spanish on his home tu....
Pope Francis begins a highly anticipated seven-day South American trip on Sunday that includes stops in Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.
Pope Francis will depart Sunday on a much-anticipated trip to Latin America, seen as a homecoming for the Argentine pope and likely to draw attention to key challenges in the region.
Pope Francis sets out on Sunday to three of South America's poorest and smallest countries, taking his message of solidarity with the downtrodden to prisoners, peasants, garbage pickers and indigenous people.
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On the morning of May 30, two buses of youth and parishioners of the Church of the Divine Mercy (CDM), headed towards Kampung Batu Empoh, a little Orang Asli village in the outskirts of Kampar, Perak.
From May 29 to 31, the Church of the Immaculate Conception organised a Persons Are Gifts (PAG) camp for the youths of the parish.
A group of teenagers at a Salesian-run professional school in Italy have restored a motorbike as a gift for the Pope.
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