Commentary: Easy to love the Pope, hard to accept his message…

Commentary: Easy to love the Pope, hard to accept his message…
Published on September 25, 2015 – Caribbean News Now
Pope Francis at US Congress

Pope Francis addresses US Congress

By Anthony L Hall

Americans are rolling out the red carpet for Pope Francis in ways never seen before. The unprecedented pomp and ceremony began with both President Obama and Vice President Biden leading a delegation to greet him at the airport on Tuesday, when he set foot on US soil for the first time in his life.

The irony, of course, is that Francis is probably the only world leader who would prefer less pomp and ceremony among high-ranking officials, and more meet and greet among ordinary folks.

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An insider’s guide to the papal visit

Here is a list of events  < click here

A complete rundown of Francis’ schedule from Sept. 22-27 can also be found on the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops website.

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