Pope Francis has met with survivors of clergy sexual abuse this morning. He said "God weeps" for their pain.
In an only-in-America star-studded concert-as-prayer revival that shut down the iconic Benjamin Franklin Sept. 26 in Philadelphia, Pope Francis asked families to give special care to children and grandparents.
NCR Today: The Vatican has released the official text of the pope's speech at the Festival of Families
The United States believes in religious freedom in a pluralistic society and in the contributions of immigrants, says Pope Francis to crowd at Independence Mall in Philadelphia Sept. 26.
NCR Today: The Vatican has released the official text of the pope's speech at Independence Mall.
NCR Today: The Vatican has released the official text of the pope's homily in Philadelphia.
"The history of the church in this city and state is really a story not about building walls, but about breaking them down."
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