GYUMRI. – Children of the kindergarten of Mikhayilovka village in Armenia’s Tavush Province have come to the Holy Mass, which is being offered Saturday in Gyumri, wearing a papal outfit. 

One of the parents of these children told Armenian that it was the kindergarten teacher’s decision to bring the children to Gyumri with such attire, and so that they would look nice and stand out.

Pope Francis, who is in Armenia on a three-day visit, is offering a Holy Mass at Vardanants Square in Gyumri.