The Inauguration Mass For Pope Francis I
(EDITORIAL USE ONLY - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL OR MERCHANDISING USAGE - BOOKS OUT, BROADCAST OUT, All image rights and copyrights reserved to the photographic Service of L'Osservatore Romano). IMAGE IS NOT LICENSED FOR USAGE BEYOND 60 DAYS OF CREATE DATE. Pope Francis meets Prince Felipe of Spain inside St Peter's Basilica at the end of his Inauguration Mass on March 19, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The inauguration of Pope Francis was held in front of an estimated crowd of up to one million pilgrims and faithful who have crowded into St Peter's Square and the surrounding streets to see the former Cardinal of Buenos Aires officially take up his position. Pope Francis' inauguration took place in front his cardinals, spiritual leaders as well as heads of states from around the world. He will now lead an estimated 1.3 billion Catholics.