Pope Francis' US Arrival Coincides With Yom Kippur

September 22, 2015 4:21 PM

28 0

Pope Francis' first trip to the U.S. coincides with one of the holiest days on the Jewish calendar: Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement.

The holiday begins at sundown Tuesday, just hours after Francis' arrival in Washington.

Also read: Yahya Jammeh, Gambia’s president of 22 years, defeated in re-election bid

Read more

To category page

Loading...