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Looking For A Stuffed Pope Francis Doll? World Meeting Of Families Launches Official Gift Shop

The site features more than 200 items, including the plush Pope doll and a Pope Francis bobblehead.

07/02/2015

St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood. (credit: Pat Loeb/KYW)

St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Excited To Host Pope Francis

St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood is excited to be hosting the Pope twice during his visit to the area in September.

07/01/2015

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Prisoner Advocacy Group Looks Toward Pope’s Visit To Philadelphia Prison With Hope

The Pennsylvania Prison Society serves as an advocacy group for those incarcerated, working to make sure prisoners are humanely treated and given adequate resources.

06/30/2015

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Just Released: The Pope’s Schedule For September’s Trip To Philadelphia

The Vatican has just released the schedule of events for the visit of Pope Francis to the United States.

06/30/2015

Superintendant Kate Hammond.
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Officials Hope To Lure Some Of The Millions Expected For Papal Visit To Montgomery County

Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the visit from Pope Francis transcends religion.

06/25/2015

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Pope Francis Surprises Delegation Of Philadelphia’s Leaders With Personal Welcome

At the Vatican, a delegation of Philadelphia leaders was greeted by Pope Francis himself

06/24/2015

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Doctor Warns Papal Visit In September May Be Grueling For Visitors With Medical Concerns

City officials are warning people they’ll have to walk long distances and stand outside in the elements for hours.

06/24/2015

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Mayor Nutter: Three Months Until Philadelphia Trip, Pope Francis “Genuinely Excited”

Philadelphia’s delegation to Vatican City met with Pope Francis this morning during his weekly Papal audience.

06/24/2015

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Performers Announced For World Meeting Of Families

Organizers of the World Meeting of Families say they’re excited to have an international lineup.

06/23/2015

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Local Theologians See Depth in Pope’s Pronouncement on Climate

William Madges, a theology professor at St. Joseph’s University, says it’s no accident that the pope cited the political dimensions of the debate.

06/18/2015

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Authorities ‘Considering’ Closing Ben Franklin Bridge To Auto Traffic Weekend Of Pope’s Visit

No decisions have been made yet, but one of the options authorities are considering is keeping cars and trucks off of the Bridge.

06/18/2015

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Director Of Catholics In Alliance For The Common Good: ‘There’s No Room To Debate Idea That We Must Do Better On Climate Change’

Christopher Hale, Executive Director of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change.

06/16/2015

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Pope’s Sex Abuse Panel Draws Praise From Saint Joe’s Professor

St. Joseph’s University theology professor William Madges says the pope’s approval of a new Vatican tribunal to examine how bishops have responded to clergy abuse cases is significant.

06/10/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - FEBRUARY 14:  Pope Francis waves to engaged couples from all over the world gathered today, on the feast of St. Valentine, in St. Peter's Square February 14, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. During the event, organised by the Pontifical Council for the Family, Pope Francis emphasised that living together is 'an art, a patient, beautiful and fascinating journey' which can be summarized in three words: please, thank you and sorry. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Archbishop Hopes Papal Visit Will Benefit Church And City

He’ll be in Philadelphia for two busy days, September 26 and 27, departing after a large, open-air Mass on the Ben Franklin Parkway.

06/08/2015

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Jersey Shore Towns Hoping Pope’s Philly Visit Helps Draw Crowds To Beach Too

Beach season has just begun, but Pope Francis’ visit to the region September 26th and 27th already has some towns thinking about the fall.

06/08/2015

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