Awaiting arrival under umbrellas

Nuns shelter from the rain under umbrella hats as they await the arrival of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PERLL000204" title="Benedict XVI" href="/topic/religion-belief/christianity/roman-catholicism/benedict-xvi-PERLL000204.topic">Pope Benedict XVI</a> to conduct a Mass to beatify Cardinal John Henry Newman in Cofton Park, in Birmingham, central <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000021201" title="England" href="/topic/international/britain/england-PLGEO00000021201.topic">England</a>. Pope Benedict XVI began celebrating a huge outdoor mass Sunday to elevate a 19th century Catholic convert to the final stage before sainthood as the pontiff wraps up his historic state visit to Britain.
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( Getty Images / September 19, 2010 )

Nuns shelter from the rain under umbrella hats as they await the arrival of Pope Benedict XVI to conduct a Mass to beatify Cardinal John Henry Newman in Cofton Park, in Birmingham, central England. Pope Benedict XVI began celebrating a huge outdoor mass Sunday to elevate a 19th century Catholic convert to the final stage before sainthood as the pontiff wraps up his historic state visit to Britain.

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