It's Official! Pope Francis Confirms Trip To United StatesFrancis confirmed Monday that he will attend the World Meeting of Families conference in Philadelphia in September 2015. Detailed plans for the visit won't be announced until the spring or summer.
Archdiocese: No Confirmation Of 2015 Philly Papal VisitThere is still no confirmation that Pope Francis will attend a major gathering of the world's Roman Catholics next year in Philadelphia, the archdiocese said Friday in response to a report that the archbishop had said Francis would come.
Report: Pope Francis May Visit U.S. In Sept. 2015"On background, Vatican officials are saying that Pope Francis has indicated that he wants to come to the United States in September 2015," John Allen the National Catholic Reporter said.