Pope Francis

During the state ceremonies yesterday for Pope Francis’ arrival in Brazil, the group of priests I a [sic] with (it is our annual summer gathering) note that he was all long-face during the playing of the anthems.

We think we know why.

~ Fr. Z and friends having fun with Pope Francis (pictured with Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff ) on the occasion of World Youth Day at Rio de Janeiro, What Does the Prayer Really Say?, July 23

Caption reads: “They promised Us babies. We see no babies to kiss. ¿Dónde están los niños?”