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World Youth Day 2019

Pope Francis leads the World Youth Day prayer vigil at St. John Paul II Field in Panama City Jan. 26, 2019. (CNS/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis visited Panama for the 34th World Youth Day on Jan. 23-28, 2019.

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