Pope Francis in America

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Papal favorability numbers rise following September U.S. visit
Oct 19 2015
A Marist Poll survey commissioned by the Knights of Columbus found Pope Francis' favorability made significant gains among Catholics and among Americans overall in the wake of his Sept. 22-27 visit to the United States.

Emmitsburg played key role in welcoming pope to U.S.
Oct 08 2015
President Obama gave Pope Francis a key that once belonged to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.

Lesson for synod seen in joy evident at World Meeting of Families
Oct 02 2015
Many hope the passion shown by the pope at the World Festival of Families will drive the Oct. 4-25 Synod of Bishops on the family.

‘Luck’ – and Holy Spirit – help Glen Burnie parishioners take in papal Mass
Sep 30 2015
Mike Feranec thought attending the papal Mass in Philadelphia would be a blessing for his wife, recently diagnosed with breast cancer.

Still time to donate shoes to Feet for Francis drive
Sep 30 2015
Thirty schools and parishes continue to serve as donation sites for the Feet for Francis shoe drive being organized by Funds2Orgs. There's still time to make your contributions.