World Meeting of Families
The site features more than 200 items, including the plush Pope doll and a Pope Francis bobblehead.
With Independence Hall as a backdrop, the pontiff is expected to reach out to the anticipated 30,000-50,000 spectators to talk about immigration issues.
The Vatican has just released the schedule of events for the visit of Pope Francis to the United States.
There’s still a lot we don’t know about the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia. For one, how far in advance the city will be in near ‘lockdown’ mode as security measures take effect.
Mayor Michael Nutter and other delegates are off on another trip to Rome to discuss logistics for the World Meeting of Families.
If your church is planning a trip to Philadelphia for the pope’s visit this fall, you’ll need register if you want a parking place.
Beach season has just begun, but Pope Francis’ visit to the region September 26th and 27th already has some towns thinking about the fall.
The exhibit, called “Vatican Splendors,” will be on display at the Franklin Institute starting September 19th.
Mia Bella’s candles has two designs in the line, and both have a photo of the Philadelphia skyline on them.
The World Meeting of Families has announced that Aramark will be the official retail provider.
Italy’s leading newspaper names Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia as one of ten people under investigation.
A knotty exhibit being created for Pope Francis’ upcoming trip to Philadelphia will honor the pontiff’s teachings by letting visitors acknowledge the challenges in their daily lives.
Members of the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce listened as representatives of the group “World Meeting of Families Philadelphia” talked about regional opportunities growing out of the pope’s visit.
Some homeowners in the Philadelphia area are seeing the chance to profit off the Pope’s visit.
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.