A lottery is opening Wednesday for those who want see Pope Francis at the World Trade Center site when he comes to New York.
Visitors making the pilgrimage to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis in September are exploring all options to stay in the city.
De Blasio will attend a conference called “Modern Slavery and Climate Change: The Commitment of The Cities.”
Tickets are not for sale. Most will be distributed through parises.
The pope will make stops in Washington, D.C., New York City and Philadelphia during the eagerly awaited September visit.
Pope Francis got a chance to try out some new moves courtesy of the Harlem Globetrotters.
Pope Francis has decided to visit Cuba before coming to the U.S. in September, Vatican officials announced Wednesday.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
In Manhattan, worshipers from across the country packed St. Patrick’s Cathedral to celebrate the resurrection of Christ, CBS2’s Ilana Gold. Some showed up as early as 6:30 a.m.
Christians are marking Holy Thursday as they head into the final days before Easter.
Vatican watcher John Allen said the Pope Francis the world sees as a natural in public was not always like that as the Archbishop in Buenos Aires.
John L. Allen Jr., a veteran Vatican watcher, said the pope has been making calls to his Jesuit contacts to learn more about the church in the United States and is self-conscious about his English.
A group of Jewish high school students from Long Island got a special meeting with Pope Francis.
Pope Francis and Cardinal Timothy Dolan have denounced the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by Islamic State militants, with Dolan saying the attacks threaten “civilization itself.”
Speaking an event at the Vatican this week, the pope said it’s acceptable for parents to spank their children, as long as it doesn’t demean them and is not done in the face.