World Meeting of Families

Pope Francis participates in the celebration for families and vigil of prayer at the B Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia

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Pope Francis is visiting the World Meeting of Families as part of a three-city tour of the US

In his general audience, Francis continued his series of talks about the family in anticipation of September’s celebration of the World Meeting of Families

During the papal visit to the US, Francis will visit Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families

During his time in Philadelphia Francis will visit prison that houses Mgr William Lynn

Estimate made by organisers of the World Meeting of Families

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It is understood to be the first time Pope Francis has travelled to the US