How many were really in attendance?
On Monday 15 August 2016, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Francis gave a special Angelus Address.
(click on images to enlarge)
Compare this image...
Screenshot of the crowd from Rome Reports’ video on Monday’s Angelus
to this image...
Screenshot of the actual crowd from the Vatican live feed of Monday’s Angelus
One would think that with a claimed 13 million plus pilgrims to the Vatican since the Jubilee of Mercy was declared, that Rome Reports wouldn’t have to pull shenanigans like this to bolster the numbers attending an Angelus Address.