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2015 Papal Visit: Complete Archives

2015 Papal Visit: Complete Archives

Pope Francis' First U.S. Visit, Sept. 22-27

Monday, Sep 28, 2015 at 09:15 AM EDT

Pope Francis Appears to Back Kim Davis

Pope Francis Appears to Back Kim Davis

Pope Francis appeared to weigh in on the side of anti-gay-marriage clerk Kim Davis, saying government workers have a "human right" to refuse to carry out a duty if they have a "conscientious objection," NBC News...

Monday, Sep 28, 2015 at 09:36 AM EDT

Pope Talks of Abuse & U.S. Trip en Route Home

Pope Talks of Abuse & U.S. Trip en Route Home

Pope Francis has defended his words of consolation to U.S. bishops over the priest sex abuse scandal but says — for the first time — that those who covered up for abusers are guilty of wrongdoing. Francis made...

Sunday, Sep 27, 2015 at 08:08 PM EDT

By the Numbers: Pope Francis' Visit

By the Numbers: Pope Francis' Visit

In the 6 days that Pope Francis was in the United States, he visited 3 cities and attended 28 events.

Monday, Sep 28, 2015 at 07:24 PM EDT

Pope Kisses Baby Pope During Papal Parade

Pope Kisses Baby Pope During Papal Parade

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, as one baby girl learned during the Papal visit this weekend in Philadelphia.

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 06:41 PM EST

Pope Leaves U.S. With Message of Acceptance

Pope Leaves U.S. With Message of Acceptance

Pope Francis left the United States with a parting message in the same spirit of acceptance that the country showed him. The church appreciates anyone trying to raise a good family, "whatever the family,...

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