MANILA, Philippines – Pope Francis kicks off the celebration of the New Year for millions of Catholics on Saturday, January 1, as he leads the New Year’s Day Mass at Saint Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City.
January 1 is a special day for Catholics as it is also the feast of Mary, Mother of God. It is likewise the 55th World Day of Peace.
Bookmark and refresh this page to virtually join the New Year’s Day Mass with Pope Francis at 5 pm (Manila time) on Saturday. – Rappler.com