Pope Francis' Historic Trip to the Holy Land

Pontiff will try to convey a message of hope in an open unprotected car while maintaining a grueling schedule.
1:41 | 05/23/14

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pope Francis is making an historic trip to the holy land. A lot of concern about how he will travel in an open car. You remember this white-knuckle moment, his car mobbed after a wrong turn. Terry Moran is in gentlemen rus LEM. Reporter: David, pope Francis says this trip to the holy land is "Strictly religious, a pilgrimage of prayer," he called it. But it's also a huge political and even physical challenge for him. The Vatican flag, raised over a palestinian refugee camp alongside the Palestinian flag, a sign of how pope Francis will inevitably be drawn into the old conflicts here. The city tremendous pre opinion pares for a lockdown. In a stunning move, he's going to ride inxd on open car, unprotected by bullet proof glass. And he will visit three separate lands. Say two masses, give 13 speeches, and greet thousands of people, all in just a little more than 48 hours. He will need all his physical and spiritual strength for this trip. Now, to San Antonio, Texas

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