Pope Francis

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Pope Francis waves from the balcony of the City Palace in Rio de... News Photo2016 Summer Olympics - Rio de Janeiro,Arrival,Balcony,Blessing,Brazil,Horizontal,Jaipur City Palace,Olympic Flag,Olympic Rings,Pope,Pope Francis,Receiving,Religion,Rio de Janeiro,WavingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPope Francis waves from the balcony of the City Palace in Rio de Janeiro where he arrived to receive the keys of the city and bless the Olympic flags ahead of the Rio 2016 Summer Games, on July 25, 2013. The first Latin American and Jesuit pontiff arrived in Brazil mainly for the huge five-day Catholic gathering World Youth Day. At left, Rio de Janeiro's Mayor Eduardo Paes and behind the pope, Rio's Governor Sergio Cabral AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)