Stadium Crowd Performs 'The Wave' for Pope Francis

PHOTO: Pope Francis is greeted by supporters for the Mass of Assumption of Mary at Daejeon World Cup stadium in Daejeon, south of Seoul, South Korea, Aug. 15, 2014.

This might be the most pious stadium cheer of all-time.

A packed crowd at Daejeon World Cup Stadium showed its support for Pope Francis Friday by participating in the wave.

Video showed the visitors standing -- seat by seat, row by row, section by section, raising their arms. Many attendees clutched small flags.

Pope Francis held Mass at the stadium, part of the papal leader’s five-day trip in South Korea. He arrived Thursday, waving to onlookers from the back of a Kia Soul and delivering his first speech in English as pontiff.

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