WORLD YOUTH DAY 2019: Pope Francis greets youth at official welcome for World Youth Day
More than 100,000 people gathered along the coastline to catch a glimpse of and listen to Pope Francis speak. Photo: Josh Low.
By Josh Low
In his first public address to the young people at World Youth Day, Pope Francis drew from this year’s theme and emphasised the importance of unity as a Church and people.
His comments came at his official welcome by all the youth at the Cinta Costera of Panama City on Thursday 24 January.
More than 100,000 people gathered along the coastline to catch a glimpse of and listen to the Pope speak.
“As we gather in Panama, World Youth Day