Papal Trip Recap
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‘With the canonization of Francisco and Jacinta, I ... propose to the whole Church their adherence to Christ and of evangelical witness,’ he said.
The Holy Father gave a special greeting to the sick and suffering present in Fatima for the canonization of the newly proclaimed saints.
The two young children, along with their cousin Lucia, witnessed apparitions of the Virgin Mary beginning on May 13, 1917.
Holy Father spoke to pilgrims before leading the Rosary at the Chapel of the Apparitions on the first night of his two-day pilgrimage to Fatima.
During his first day in Fatima, the Holy Father led pilgrims in prayer, asking that the Immaculate Heart of Mary would watch over the joys and sorrows of all.