The statue is 28 foot - by contrast, its famous rival Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro is 98 foot tall
UPDATE: Pope says poverty fuels 'conflict and terrorism'; to visit Nairobi slum, Christian martyrs shrine in Uganda, a mosque and refugee camp in CAR
Over a million people are expected to attend a giant open air mass led by Francis in Nairobi on Thursday.
Eating snakes, 'porn healing', wads of cash...where does it all end?
Catholicism is losing adherents because it is "too cheap". Independent churches might be succeeding precisely because they make followers pay dearly.