Pope Leads the Stations of the Cross at the Colosseum
In This Photo: Queen Paola, King Albert II
Queen Paola of Belgium and King Albert II of Belgium l attend the Way of The Cross celebrated by Pope Francis at the Colosseum on March 25, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. The Way of the Cross is a centuries-old and much beloved devotion, that began as a sort of spiritual pilgrimage to the places and scenes and events of Christ passion for those who could not make the pilgrimage to the Holy Land in person, as well as for those who had made it and wished to relive their experience, and for those who were preparing for the journey.
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