Pope Francis To Make Long-Expected U.S. Visit Next Fall
The pope is coming to the U.S.! Francis confirms his first ever visit is planned for the fall of next year. But why has he waited until now?By Sebastian Martinez | November 17, 2014
Pope Francis is officially coming to the United States next year for his first ever visit to the country as pope and a lot of people are very excited.
That's despite the fact the pope's visit — attending the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia — has been pretty widely expected within the church since this past summer. (Video via The Vatican)