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He looks very happy, surrounded by young people, riding down the river…

An account of his opening remarks:

"I am happy to be with them, to confirm their faith and to enliven their hope," he added.

That statement is striking, and an answer to those who fret about celebrity worship and wonder why the Pope-focus. He knows why he’s there.

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