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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Pope Francis in Quito, Ecuador. July 2015.

Pope Francys arrived to Quito on July 5th
Among others, he was met by President and his spouse.
President gave pope strong hug and long speech.

Quiteños greeting the Pope 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbcGygAJL6g


Approximately 50 minutes lasted Francisco Pope meeting with Rafael Correa in the Palacio de Carondelet in Quito, on July 6. The Pope blessed the parishioners who came to the Plaza from the balcony of the Presidential Palace at Plaza Grande.


Misa at Parque Bicentanario
60 tents and five mobile hospitals have been set up in the grounds of the ex-airport of Quito by the Ministry of Health. 196 people were treated for hypothermia, fainting, insolation(too much sun) and respiratory diseases.
as usual thieves were hard at work
here is how park looked after misa

at la Universidad Católica
http://www.elcomercio.com/actualidad/educadores-universidadcatolica-papafrancisco-reunion-quito.html

The Pope toured the streets of the Centro Historico to arrive to the Plaza San Francisco. Photo El Comercio


The Pope went to the plaza de San Francisco de Quito to begin the meeting with civil society organizations. Upon arrival he received the key to the city from the hands of the City Mayor Mauricio Rodas. Photo El Comercio



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