Mozambique Youth Perform for Pope Francis

Thousands attended an interfaith youth event with Pope Francis, Thursday, September 5, where many teenagers performed for the pontiff on the first day of his trip to Africa.

READ MORE: Hope, peace, and reconciliation were the three main pillars of Pope Francis’s message to lawmakers and youth Thursday during his first papal visit to Mozambique.

Thousands of young Catholics packed a Maputo stadium to hear that message in a nation that, for decades, has struggled with conflict.

The pontiff was greeted Wednesday night by President Filipe Nyusi, who is running for re-election in October in a contentious poll in which rival parties have already begun to sling mud at each other.


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