Pope Francis celebrates mass in Asuncion, Paraguay, Sunday, July 12, 2015. Hundreds of thousands have gathered on a huge swampy field called Nu Guazu inside a military base to attend the mass. At this very spot, Pope John Paull II in 1988 canonized Paraguay's first saint, Roque Gonzalez de Santa Cruz, a Jesuit priest that was a missionary to the Guarani people.
Pope Francis celebrates mass in Asuncion, Paraguay, Sunday, July 12, 2015. Hundreds of thousands have gathered on a huge swampy field called Nu Guazu inside a military base to attend the mass. At this very spot, Pope John Paull II in 1988 canonized Paraguay's first saint, Roque Gonzalez de Santa Cruz, a Jesuit priest that was a missionary to the Guarani people. Natacha Pisarenko AP
Pope Francis celebrates mass in Asuncion, Paraguay, Sunday, July 12, 2015. Hundreds of thousands have gathered on a huge swampy field called Nu Guazu inside a military base to attend the mass. At this very spot, Pope John Paull II in 1988 canonized Paraguay's first saint, Roque Gonzalez de Santa Cruz, a Jesuit priest that was a missionary to the Guarani people. Natacha Pisarenko AP

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