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Holy Father tells pilgrims: ‘You are Christ’s athletes!’

Three million young people join in prayer vigil with Holy Father

Miguel Cullen has just arrived in Rio and writes about his first impressions of World Youth Day 2013

‘Faith accomplishes a revolution in us,’ Holy Father tells pilgrims

Pope greets young pilgrims at vast gathering in Rio

Closing vigil and Mass will now take place on Copacabana Beach

Rio Archbishop Orani Joao Tempesta officially opened World Youth Day with evening Mass yesterday

Within a few minutes of meeting new friends at WYD you feel as if you have known them forever

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