Pope Francis to lead first Easter Sunday mass

Pope Francis pictured presiding over a Papal Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica on Friday. Credit: ABACA

Pope Francis will today celebrate his first Easter Sunday since his election earlier this month.

He will lead an open-air mass in St. Peter's Square before delivering an address to the world from his papal balcony.


Easter around the world

Millions of Christians around the world are marking Easter this weekend with religious ceremonies, re-enactments or simply by seeing friends and family.