The cold-call pope has struck again, with Pope Francis surprising a dozen families with an afternoon visit to their homes to perform an annual springtime blessing.
Dolan stopped by to bless “galeros” — cardinals hats — in anticipation of Pope Francis’ first visit to the iconic Fifth Ave. church next month.
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A 9-year-old boy who was blessed by Pope Francis during the pontiff's visit to Philadelphia last September, has died, his family announced via Facebook. Landon Vargas died on Saturday evening after battling cancer for five years. "I...
A manager at a Burger King in Bolivia, where Pope Francis changed prior to giving an outdoor mass on Thursday, called the pontiff's brief visit "a blessing," after seeing a boot in sales at the fast-food chain.