Night wind and rain, sunny morning and hope
The Pope’s cap flew, the vigil was interrupted, but no despair. A night for history: more than a million young people by facing to inclement weather. And on stage a Pope excited to see their response. The more it rained more singing and dancing. Stunning images, thrilling, difficult to forget.
But the rain passed, there was time for a little rest and with the coming of dawn the liturgical ceremony began: hundreds of bishops, thousands of priests, a stunning receiving the Holy Father about 9:00 in the morning.
At the end of the solemn Eucharist the Pope, with great anticipation, the Pope announced the venue of the next WYD: Rio de Janeiro. See you in Brazil!