Trip Confirmed: Pope Francis will travel to Brazil to lead World Youth Day 2013
March 20, 2013. (Romereports.com) Pope Francis has confirmed that he will travel to Brazil at the end of July to lead World Youth Day 2013.
For now, it’s his first and only confirmed trip. Catholic youths are already looking forward to it. In fact close to 2 million are expected.
After celebrating his Inaugural Mass, the pope met with Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff. The Pope confirmed that he will indeed visit the country.
In light of this trip, other presidents like that of Mexico, Colombia and his native Argentina have invited Pope Francis to visit their countries as well.