Dear Friends, It is with great joy that I announce the confirmation that our Holy Father Pope Francis will be coming to the United States in 2015.
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In March 2014, a Pennsylvania delegation including Pennsylvania Gov.
Tom Corbett and Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter visited the Vatican to help encourage the Pope to visit the U. On Thursday, Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the head of the Holy See’s permanent observer mission to the United Nations, told the Associated Press “if he comes to Philadelphia, he will come to New York.” The 70th anniversary of the U. He also noted that he had received invitations from President Barack Obama, Congress and U. Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon, as well as from Mexico.
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“I wish to confirm, if God wills it, that in September of 2015 I will go to Philadelphia for the Eighth World Meeting of Families.” he announced at Vatican City’s Synod Hall Nov.
17 during his remarks at an international colloquium on the complementarity of man and woman.
The Pope, he explained, “didn’t say anything about any other steps or moments in his trip to America.
He guaranteed his presence to the organizers of the World Day for Families, but as for the rest, I have no concrete information.” Pope Francis has visited the Holy Land and Albania as well as South Korea.