Official Logo of the Papal Visit 2015 December 29, 2014Posted by Fr. Felmar Castrodes Fiel, SVD in Archdiocese of Cebu, Archdiocese of Manila, Archdiocese of Palo, Pope Francis, Year of the Poor.
Tags: Mercy and Compassion, Papal Visit 2015
This is the official logo for the Pope’s upcoming visit to the Philippines. The blue, red and yellow shades are the colors of the Filipino flag, which represents the country and the people.
The Philippines is known as “The pearl of the Orient seas”, which is represented by the yellow circle. The white cross symbolizes the Christian faith.
The themes chosen for the papal visit, mercy and compassion are represented by red and blue circles.
The two symbols appear to embrace the yellow circle, representing the merciful and compassionate arms of the Pope.