Pope Francis

File Photo of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia. (Credit: Jan Carabeo)

Exhibit At Local Church Honors Pope Francis, Encourages Overcoming Struggles

An interactive art exhibit is coming to the grounds of The Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul just in time for Pope Francis’ visit.

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Zeoli Show Log 5.12.15

Rich discusses Gov. Chris Christie’s expense report, Harry Reid’s response to deflate-gate and Texas residents concerned about military training exercises. Rich spoke with Philly Mag’s Associate Editor Joel Mathis about the Pope’s visit, Former CIA Deputy Director Mike Morell about his new book and Investigative Journalist Seymour Hersh about his latest article exposing the Obama administration.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/12/2015

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Pope Francis Likely Staying With “Men In Black” During Visit To Philadelphia

Pope Francis is coming to Philadelphia at the end of September. But he won’t be staying in Center City in one of the five-star hotels while he’s in town.

05/11/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - NOVEMBER 19:  Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives in St. Peter's Square for his weekly audience  on November 19, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. During his speech Pontiff appealed for peace in the Middle East.  (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

New Book Chronicles The Impact Of The Election Of Pope Francis

Now a veteran international journalist who covers the papacy is enjoying success with his new book, The Francis Miracle, chronicling the impact of the election of Francis.

05/09/2015

Members of the Harlem Globe Trotters basketball team look at Pope Francis as he arrives for his weekly general audience at St Peter's square on May 6, 2015 at the Vatican.  AFP PHOTO / ANDREAS SOLARO        (Photo credit should read ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Becomes An Honorary Globetrotter

The Harlem Globetrotters named Pope Francis an honorary member on Wednesday.

05/06/2015

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Pilgrims From Vietnam Coming In Big Numbers To See Pope, Take Part In WMOF In Philadelphia

Those planning for the pope’s two-day visit were stunned to learn recently that many pilgrims from the Southeast Asian nation already have made arrangements to make the trip.

05/04/2015

Philadelphia International Airport, File photo. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Preparations For Papal Visit And 2016’s Democratic Convention In Full Swing At Philadelphia International Airport

At a budget hearing, airport director Mark Gale said they’re in full-scale Pope Prep mode.

04/29/2015

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Two-Day Visit Of Pope Francis To Philadelphia Has Twofold Purpose

When Pope Francis comes to Philadelphia for two days at the end of September his pastoral mission will have a dual purpose.

04/27/2015

Pope Francis (File photo by Osservatore Romano/ Getty Images)

Local Theologian Sees Pope Francis’ Visit to Cuba Conforming With Pontiff’s Pastoral Views

William Madges, a theology professor at St. Joseph’s University, says he wasn’t really surprised to hear of the pope’s plans to visit Cuba before coming here.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/22/2015

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More Than A Dozen Sites Competing For The Attention Of Pope Francis This Fall

The list is a tightly guarded secret, at least for now.

04/20/2015

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Pope Francis May Add Stop In Cuba To Fall Trip That Includes Philadelphia

The Vatican says Pope Francis is thinking about adding Cuba to his itinerary during his September journey.

04/17/2015

Pope Francis waves at the faithful on St. Peter's square on April 15, 2014 after his weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/Getty Images)

UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change Conference

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.

04/15/2015

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput. File photo by KYW's Mark Abrams.

Nervous, But Optimistic: Chaput Confident In City Planning Efforts Ahead Of Pope’s Visit

“I think we have an extraordinary group of people organizing this,” says Chaput.

04/15/2015

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Archbishop Chaput Discusses Upcoming Papal Visit

CBS 3’s Pat Ciarrocchi sat down with Philadelphia’s Archbishop Charles Chaput for an Eyewitness News one on one interview.

04/13/2015

Noël Zemborain; her husband, Alfredo Walker (nicknamed 'Catire'); and their four kids: Carmin, 2; Mia, 5; Dimas, 8; and Cala, 12. (Photo provided by the Walker family.)

From Argentina to Philadelphia, Family Takes Ultimate Road Trip for Pope’s Visit

In March, mom and dad ditched their jobs, drained their savings, and told their three girls and one boy that they were about to embark on the trip of a lifetime.

04/07/2015

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