Praying with the Pope
Follow in the footsteps of Pope Francis as he touches down for a whirlwind Mideast tour.
Papal pilgrimages to the Holy Land are hardly a tradition: The first incumbent ever to make the journey was Paul VI, in January 1964. Jerusalem was still a divided city back then, and the Vatican did not officially recognize Israel. But times have changed. Diplomatic relations were established in 1994, and the visit of Pope John Paul II in 2000 was seen by many as a triumph. Will the same...
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