A woman covers her face from the sun with an image of Pope Benedict XVI while waiting March 26, 2012, with others for the pope's arrival at the Antonio Maceo Revolution Square, where he celebrated Mass in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. (Associated Press)
With a billboard showing Cuba's leader Fidel Castro in the background, Pope Benedict XVI arrives aboard the popemobile in Revolution Square to celebrate a Mass in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, on March 26, 2012. The pope is in Cuba for a three-day visit. (Associated Press)
People, among them a man waving a Cuban flag, wait March, 26, 2012, for the arrival of Pope Benedict XVI at the Antonio Maceo Revolution Square in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, where he will celebrate Mass. (Associated Press)
Pope Benedict XVI waves at flag-waving crowds from the popemobile as he is driven through the streets of Santiago, Cuba, after his arrival Monday. The government assisted with the turnout by adding special transportation and giving workers a paid day off. (Associated Press)
Pilgrims joyously await Pope Benedict XVI's arrival Sunday to celebrate Mass in Silao, Mexico. "We pray for him to help us, that there be no more violence in the country," said one participant, Lorena Diaz.
A man hands a baby to Pope Benedict XVI for his blessing as the pontiff makes his way by popemobile to the Plaza de la Paz in Guanajuato, Mexico, on Saturday, March 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)