2016 Jul 28
Pope Francis mistook a step and fell as he came into an open-air altar to celebrate Mass at Poland’s holy shrine of Jasna Gora. luckily did not suffer any injuries.
Polish media published images of the 79-year-old Argentine pontiff falling down out of view before being helped.
However, later Francis delivered a homily and said mass for hundreds of thousands of pilgrims.
The Jasna Gora monastery in Czestochowa, southern Poland is home to the legendary Black Madonna, an icon which Catholic faithful believe has miraculous qualities.
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