Pope celebrates Mass for 15,000 Catholics in Cairo

Posted April 29, 2017 11:01 pm by Associated Press

Military helicopters flew overhead and police fanned out in force today as Pope Francis celebrated an open-air Mass for Egypt’s tiny Catholic community, on the final day of a visit aimed at comforting Christians following a series of attacks by Islamic militants. Despite the security concerns, Francis zoomed around the Cairo sports stadium in an open-topped golf cart before the start of…
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