Pope Francis in Philly

Pope Francis in Philly

Look Back at the Pontiff's Historic Visit


Formal Dedication of Philly's Pope Francis Mural

The multigenerational portrait, titled "The Sacred Now: Faith and Family in the 21st Century" by lead artist Cesar Viveros, shows the pope with his arm around a youngster and surrounded by a diverse group... »

Philly Bishop Warns of Changing Catholic Tradition

Philadelphia archbishop warns of 'anxiety' at pope's family summit. »


[PBJ] Fewer Hotel Occupants Papal Weekend, but Revenue Up

The results are in: Philadelphia hotels were nearly occupied during the papal weekend, and overall revenue was high despite lower-than-expected occupancy. »


The Effect of the Papal Visit

Temple's Fox Business School of Business and School of Tourism is holding a panel Tuesday to discuss the long-term effects of the World Meeting of Families and Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia. »


Tracking Items From Pope Visit

What happens now with the items used by Pope Francis during his visit to Philadelphia? »

Pope Visits Vatican's New Homeless Shelter

Pope Francis has paid a visit to the Vatican's new homeless shelter. Francis slipped out of the Vatican gates Thursday evening to greet the 30 or so men who have taken up residence at the shelter a few... »

Pope Begs Forgiveness for 'Scandals' Hitting Rome, Vatican

Pope Francis asked forgiveness Wednesday for recent scandals that have rocked Rome and the Vatican, showing again he doesn't much care about making waves if it's for the sake of reassuring his flock. Francis... »


Papal Visit Security: 'Massive But Successful'

U.S. Security leaders have called the recent papal visit and other visits from world leaders to the United States a success. »


'Angelic' Singer Bobby Hill's Life Anything But Normal

The city of Philadelphia has been getting back to normal since Pope Francis left on Sunday but things will never be the same for 14-year-old Bobby Hill with the angelic voice who sang at the World Meeting... »

About Our Coverage
NBC10's Jim Rosenfield was the first local reporter on the ground in Argentina. He traveled to the homeland of Pope Francis to report on the pope – or Fr. Jorge as friends still call him -- before he arrives in Philly. Through friends, fellow priests and everyday people who know Fr. Jorge, Jim’s stories reveal a man as complex in some ways as the country in which he was raised.

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