Photos of the Boston faithful
Boston.com
In weather similar to the rainy October day in 1979 when Pope John Paul ll celebrated mass before a million people on Boston Common, Ozcan Cece from Hudson, N.H., walked past the stone monument that marks the location of the huge altar that was erected there. A lily in a pot was placed in front of the marker on the day of the pope's death.
In weather similar to the rainy October day in 1979 when Pope John Paul ll celebrated mass before a million people on Boston Common, Ozcan Cece from Hudson, N.H., walked past the stone monument that marks the location of the huge altar that was erected there. A lily in a pot was placed in front of the marker on the day of the pope's death.
(Globe Staff Photo / John Tlumacki)