The Pope spoke again of the status of women in the final mass of the pilgrimage. He appealed to the young to "give life meaning".
Economic problems, abortions, divisions, and a slim devotional thread to Our Lady of Lourdes.
Interview with Father George Puthenpura, PIME India.
Bishop of Nagasaki: "In the Feast Day of the Assumption the whole of Japan will join together to pray for peace."
Lourdes message: spiritual healing of modern man, world peace in God.
A message from one priest: "Your Holiness, we cannot be there in person but we are with you in our prayers. With all their suffering, all Chinese Catholics place themselves in Mary's trusting care." On the Feast of the Assumption, many faithful will receive the Sacrament of Baptism.
North Korean defectors among the faithful.
For internet users: webcam on Massabielle Grotto shows devotions live.