Before Pope’s Farewell Mass, Visits With Bishops and Inmates

September 27, 2015 10:01 AM

13 0

Before Pope’s Farewell Mass, Visits With Bishops and Inmates

Pope Francis on Sunday has one day left on a journey that began in Cuba on Sept. 19 and took him to Washington, New York and Philadelphia, his 10th foreign trip as pontiff and the first to this country. He will spend it with bishops, prison inmates and hundreds of thousands of followers attending a final Mass.

The trip has been rich with weighty speeches, encounters with world leaders, and kissed babies — a hallmark of this pontiff, who readily receives little ones passed to his open-sided popemobile by security officials.

Read more

To category page

Loading...