Pontiff got stuck in a lift for 25 minutes.
Pope Francis was late for the traditional midday appointment for the Angelus in St Peter's Square on 1 September, after getting stuck in an elevator for 25 minutes.
Apologising to the faithful for his late appearance, Pope Francis explained that he was rescued by firefighters, adding: "Give them a round of applause."
Address Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
View on Map
Pope late for Angelus after getting stuck in lift
Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Wanted in Rome
EVENTS THIS WEEKview calendar
Rome areasall Rome areas
ESTABLISHED LANGUAGE SCHOOL in Rome seeks motivated mother tongue part-time/full-time EFL teachers for children and adults for immediate start. Guaranteed hours available. Please...
Adjunct Faculty: Fundraising for Cultural Heritage The American University of Rome is looking for an instructor to teach the course “Fundraising” for the U.S. accredited MA i...
We are looking for an Assistant to cover the evening shift 12.30 - 21.30. Main duties: management of phone calls, organization of meetings and preparation of related material Req...
Hello! I am an American student who moved back to Rome to start my doctorate in the history and theology of the Early Church. I lived in Rome for five years in the past and did...