Pope Francis in luneta - updates

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Mercy and compassion when it hurts the most

Jan 25, 2015 - 4:03 PM

My father has a bitter sweet mantra that he says to himself to stay sober: ‘Just for today I wont drink Bahala na bukas

#PopeFrancisPH Mania: Papal visit highlights on social media

Jan 19, 2015 - 10:00 PM

Here s what people talked about online during Pope Francis 5 day visit to the Philippines

A mother's prayer to Pope Francis

Jan 19, 2015 - 3:21 PM

A mother believes Pope Francis will be able to grant her wish for her daughter just like Saint Pope John Paul II did when he came to the Philippines

What's a jeepney? Pope likes what his ride symbolizes

Jan 18, 2015 - 7:38 PM

Cardinal Antonio Luis Tagle says he explained to the Pope what the jeepney symbolizes: It s the one used by common people

Pope Francis waves to people as he leaves in his popemobile after attending a mass at a park in Manila on January 18, 2015. Photo by Giuseppe Cacace/AFP

Erik Santos participates in Luneta mass led by Pope Francis

Jan 18, 2015 - 4:26 PM

Erik was the soloist for the Responsorial Psalm at the Quirino Grandstand mass

Bring your own raincoats, come early for Luneta Mass

Jan 17, 2015 - 5:22 PM

The sole entry point for the public along Orosa Street will open at 6 am and close by 1:30 pm Some 700 000 attendees will pass through this gate

Pope Francis in Luneta: Things you should know

Jan 13, 2015 - 7:30 AM

Hoping to catch Pope Francis during his closing mass at the Rizal Park? Here are a few things you should know

ONGOING. Preparations continue at the Quirino Grandstand, where Pope Francis will lead a Mass before millions of Filipino faithful. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Pope to go around Luneta to greet crowds

Jan 06, 2015 - 7:42 AM

Around 1 2 million people are expected to crowd Rizal Park during the papal mass on January 18 but the number could swell up to 5 million

REACHING OUT. The Vatican describes Asia as a 'great frontier' that Pope Francis wants to reach. File photo by Andreas Solaro/AFP