Pope Francis arrival - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Pope Francis arrival


LISTEN: A collection of Pope Francis' homilies and speeches

Jan 20, 2015 - 8:24 PM

Listen and relive the words of Pope Francis through Rappler s collection

WATCH: Timelapse of Luneta grounds during Pope Francis' mass

Jan 19, 2015 - 12:27 PM

Check out this timelapse of Luneta and the Quirino Grandstand from dawn to dusk on the day of the Pope s biggest public event during his 5 day visit

Pope Francis' with youth, Luneta mass, network shutdown | The wRap

Jan 18, 2015 - 7:20 PM

Pope Francis tells people: don’t be afraid to cry What sets apart the Catholic Filipino according to the Pope? And cellular networks shut down to secure him

700 portalets readied for papal visit

Jan 15, 2015 - 6:43 PM

A special portalet prepared for Pope Francis is air conditioned and bigger than regular ones

SANITATION. Hundreds of portalets will be stationed around public venues included in Pope Francis' itinerary in the Philippines. Photo by Raisa Serafica

Early birds flock to papal route for good view, health, luck

Jan 15, 2015 - 4:17 PM

Despite government advisories against camping out in sites for papal events early birds head to these areas to see the Holy Father

EARLY BIRDS. One day before his scheduled mass, Filipinos flock to Manila Cathedral. Photo by Raisa Serafica