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That Time Pope Francis Visited A Burger King

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Posted on July 11, 2015, at 1:50 p.m. ET

Pope Francis arrived in Paraguay on Friday, the third and final stop of the Pontiff's tour of Latin America.

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While in Bolivia on Thursday, Francis offered an historic apology for the sins and "offenses" conducted by the Catholic Church during the colonial era.

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Another historic thing that happened during his time in Bolivia, though somewhat less momentous, was the Pope's visit to a Burger King. Yes, a Burger King.

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Turns out he wasn't hankering for a Whopper, but just needed a place to change before Mass.

Pope Francis, in Bolivia, uses Burger King to change before mass - @WrightUps http://t.co/w8ErpVTHeB

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The Santa Cruz fast-food joint was nice enough to put up some curtains to give the unpretentious Pope some privacy.

RT @inesanma: Only in Bolivia:Pope Francis used a @BurgerKing as a sacristy to prepare for Mass. Pic @pablo_ordaz

What a time to be alive.

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