The Inauguration Mass For Pope Francis


German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Princess Maxima of the Netherlands,... News PhotoAngela Merkel,Attending,Chancellor,Crown,Dutch Royalty,Felipe VI of Spain,Germany,Horizontal,Human Interest,Inauguration Into Office,International Landmark,King Willem-Alexander,Netherlands,Politics,Pope,Pope Francis,Prince - Royal Person,Princess,Queen Máxima,Religion,Religious Mass,Spain,Spanish Royalty,Spirituality,St. Peter's Square,State of the Vatican City,Vatican,Waist UpPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesVATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MARCH 19: (L - R) German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Princess Maxima of the Netherlands, Crown Prince Willem Alexander of the Netherlands and Prince Felipe of Spain attend the Inauguration Mass of Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square for his Inauguration Mass on March 19, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The inauguration of Pope Francis is being held in front of an expected crowd of up to one million pilgrims and faithful who have crowded into St Peter's Square and the surrounding streets to see the former Cardinal of Buenos Aires officially take up his position. Pope Francis' inauguration takes place in front his cardinals, spiritual leaders as well as heads of states from around the world and he will now lead an estimated 1.3 billion Catholics. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)