Photo of the Day - May 13
Pope Francis touches a statue of Our Lady of Fatima during the Blessing for the Candles from the Chapel of the Apparitions, in Fatima on May 12, 2017.
Two of the three child shepherds who reported apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Fatima, Portugal, one century ago, will be declared saints on May 13, 2017 by Pope Francis.
The canonisation of Jacinta and Francisco Marto will take place during the Argentinian pontiff’s visit to a Catholic shrine visited by millions of pilgrims every year.
Photo by Patricia De Melo Moreria for AFP
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