Pope Francis in DC
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From the RightIran, Gay Rights Shadow Pope's Historic US Tour
Pope Francis began his historic U.S. trip this week, with thousands turning out to see him in the nation's capital. Upon his arrival Tuesday, he was greeted by the first family and then taken to the Vatican embassy.
From the LeftPope Francis’ Popularity Bridges Great Divides
He may be the world’s foremost Catholic, but to his fans, Pope Francis is more Martin Luther King Jr. than Pope Benedict XVI. He speaks, and millions listen — whether they are Muslim or Baptist, Hindu or atheist.
From the LeftThe Pope in D.C.: 5 things to watch on Wednesday
Pope Francis landed on U.S. soil for the first time Tuesday evening. On Wednesday, the Pope will hold his first public events in Washington.
Here are five things to watch on this historic day.