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Pope Francis says sorry for 'impatience' in Leyte

Feb 03, 2015 - 11:12 AM

Pope Francis also thanks the local archbishop for the witness of faith and endurance which your people showed me in the midst of their trials

Behind the scenes: The Pope most Filipinos didn't see

Feb 01, 2015 - 5:45 PM

There is no difference between how he is in public and how he is in private the head of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines tells Rappler

PRIVATE MEETING. In this handout picture released by the Vatican Press Office, Pope Francis poses for 'selfies' with survivors of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) on January 17, 2015, as part of his trip to the Philippines.

Pope Francis invites PH officials to nunciature

Jan 19, 2015 - 8:56 AM

Before he departs for Rome Pope Francis invites key government officials to the Apostolic Nunciature

ECSTATIC CROWD. Filipinos cheer Pope Francis as he arrives at the SM Mall of Asia. Screenshot by Rappler

When Rome is too far, Quirino Avenue will do

Jan 18, 2015 - 4:29 PM

Neighbors Nenita Escorpiso and Monette Ayora say waiting for Pope Francis on a Manila roadside in rainy weather is far easier than going to Rome to see him

PILGRIMS IN THE RAIN. Nieghbors Nenita Escorpiso (left) and Monette Ayora (right) don’t pass up on the once-in-a-lifetime experience despite the rain and cold weather.

4th time's the charm? Waiting for Pope Francis

Jan 18, 2015 - 2:10 PM

Looking into his eyes is different from just seeing his side view Fannie Reyes explains when asked why she s still waiting for the Pope outside his official residence after 3 sightings

Day 1: Smooth, quick motorcade for Pope Francis

Jan 15, 2015 - 8:37 PM

The motorcade of the Pope is without hitches He arrives at the Apostolic Nunciature in less than 40 minutes from Villamor airbase

WELCOME! Pope Francis makes his way towards the Apostolic Nunciature in Manila. Photo by Rappler

How do you pronounce 'nunciature'?

Jan 15, 2015 - 8:26 PM

The Apostolic Nunciature is no different from the Vatican embassy or mission

Pope Francis (aboard the popemobile) arrives at the Apostolic Nunciature in Manila, January 15, 2015. Rappler photo

Pope Francis now in Apostolic Nunciature

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:01 PM

It takes only about 37 minutes for Pope Francis to arrive at the Apostolic Nunciature from Villamor Airbase

WELCOME. Pope Francis riding on a pope mobile waves to well wishers at a street in Manila on January 15, 2015. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

FAST FACTS: Apostolic Nunciature in PH

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The Apostolic Nunciature is home to Vatican City s representative – or nuncio – in more than 100 countries

NUNCIO. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (left) speaks beside the Papal Nuncio to the Philippines, Archbishop Guiseppe Pinto. Photo from AFP

‘Mud Walk’: Pope Francis asked to fight for Yolanda victims

Jan 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM

The artists from activist group Sining Bugkos cover themselves in mud and march from St Anthony’s Church to the pope’s residence in Manila to show their solidarity with the super typhoon s victims

REMEMBER YOLANDA. Activist-artists from Sining Bugkos show the letter they want to give Pope Francis regarding the current plight of Yolanda victims. Photo Johriel Rosarda/ Rappler

Manila's homeless also hope to meet Pope Francis

Jan 15, 2015 - 11:37 AM

In a city with the highest homeless rate in the world the homeless of Manila weigh in on what the Pope s visit means to them

Gwendolyn (L) and Justine Rivera (R)

Looking back: The visits of Paul VI and John Paul II

Jan 13, 2015 - 6:20 PM

God truly blessed us with their presence and most of all because in seeing them we were brought closer to Jesus Christ No doubt this is what we will experience with the coming of Pope Francis

LRT1 Quirino partially closed during papal visit

Jan 12, 2015 - 6:45 PM

The station is near the Apostolic Nunciature where Pope Francis will be staying during his Philippine visit