Papal Altar Used During Papal Mass Finds Home At Montgomery County ChurchThe Philadelphia Archdiocese has found a home for the altar used by Pope Francis when he celebrated the closing Mass for the World Meeting of Families on the Ben Franklin Parkway during his visit to Philadelphia.
After Papal Visit, Tourism And Hospitality Industry In Philadelphia Looks To The FuturePanelists from the tourism and travel industry gathered at Temple University Tuesday to offer perspectives on what the visit of Pope Francis and the World Meeting Congress had on the city.
Philadelphia Archdiocese Searching For Home For Parts Of Altar Used During Papal MassThe Archdiocese of Philadelphia is looking for a home for some of the key components which made up the setting for the Papal Mass on the Ben Franklin Parkway.
Pope To Family Who Drove 13,000 Miles To See Him: 'You Are Crazy!'The Pope telling the family something that we heard a lot during his trip... "I need prayers...pray for me."
Biden To Lead American Delegation At Departure Ceremony For Pope FrancisVice President Joe Biden will lead the American Delegation attending the formal Departure Ceremony for Pope Francis as he returns to Rome, the World Meeting of Families announced on Sunday.
SEPTA Riders Find Easy Commute On Regional Rails For Second Day Of Papal VisitLines were relatively short and trains were on time Sunday at the Cornwells Heights train station in Bensalem.
Emergency Crews Called To St. Charles Seminary For Report Of Small FireOfficials say the Lower Merion Fire Department received a call around 10:45 p.m. for a potential fire in an elevator shaft in the kitchen of the Seminary.
Restaurants Disappointed By Lack Of Business During Papal WeekendSmall business owners, especially restaurants in Philadelphia, seem to have been impacted by the pope's visit -- and the impact hasn't been good.
As Many As A Million Expected For Pope's Mass On ParkwayThe 78-year-old "people's pope," who seems to feed off the energy of the crowds, is expected to see the largest of his six-day tour on Sunday when he celebrates a climactic outdoor Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway before flying back to Rome.
Pope Francis Celebrates Mass At Cathedral Basilica Of Saints Peter And PaulPope Francis' first official act in the city of Philadelphia was to say Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul where he immediately called for the church to place greater value on women.
Smooth Commute Early On Mass Transit For Papal VisitWith so many roads and highways closed, taking the train seemed to be way to get into the city.
Pope Francis Arrives In Philadelphia For World Meeting Of FamiliesPope Francis will spend the last two of his six days in the U.S. in Philadelphia as the star attraction at the World Meeting of Families, a conference for more than 18,000 people from around the world.
Philadelphia Finds Calm Before The Storm Of Papal VisitorsYou don't usually find lot of folks out overnight, but with the streets blocked off from cars and the national guard on duty, the area around the Ben Franklin Parkway was especially quiet early on the morning of the pope's visit to Philadelphia.
World Meeting Of Families Gets Underway At Pa. Convention CenterTuesday marked the first day of the conference that has brought thousands of people from all over the globe into the city.
Excitement Builds As Saint Charles Borremeo Seminary Prepares To Host Pope FrancisSaint Charles Borremeo Seminary will host Pope Francis during his stay in Philadelphia, and excitement is building on the Lower Merion campus.