Account: Africa: Mozambicans trek from far and wide to attend mass by Pope Francis

This article features a Catholic who made a difficult trip of 2,000 kilometers to attend the Pope’s mass in Mozambique.

I had to prepare my spirit by praying," he told AFP.

“The train ride was good but really intense… Myself and other pilgrims were praying, singing and celebrating this event in the train,” he said.


Around a million people attended Mass with Pope Francis on Sunday, in the capital city Antananarivo’s Soamandrakizay diocesan field, on the second day of his Apostolic Journey to Madagascar.

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