Pope to visit Philadelphia in 2015

  • Pope Francis has accepted Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput’s invitation to attend a conference in Philadelphia in 2015, according to the Catholic News Service.

    This would be his first visit to America as Pope.

    Pope Francis has reportedly accepted invitations to visit other parts of the country as well, including New York and Washington.

    An official confirmation from the Vatican would be given six months before the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, it was reported.



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