Preparing for the Pope

Preparing for the Pope

Philly Prepares to Host the 2015 World Meeting of Families

Pope Francis Appoints Harrisburg Pastor as Pa. Bishop

Pope Francis has appointed the top canon lawyer in the Harrisburg diocese to be the new bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg in western Pennsylvania. »

Philly's Vietnamese Community Eagerly Await Pope

Ly Nguyen and his family knew little about Philadelphia when they moved here from Vietnam more than 20 years ago, but they knew where to turn for help -- the Roman Catholic Church. »


Jersey Shore Looking to Pope's Visit for Filled Rentals

The World Meeting of Families is months away, but some Jersey Shore homeowners are already looking to cash in on the influx of visitors, all hoping to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis. NBC10's Ted Greenberg... »


Mass Transit Encouraged During Pope Francis' Philly Visit

NBC10's Rosemary Connors explains why mass transit will be the best source of transportation during Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia in September. »


Pope Will Visit Cuba En Route to U.S.

The Vatican says Pope Francis will visit Cuba before arriving in the United States in the last week of September. The Vatican spokesman, Rev. Federico Lombardi, confirmed the Cuba leg to reporters Wednesday. He... »

Pope OKs Resignation of Convicted U.S. Bishop

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a U.S. bishop who pleaded guilty to failing to report a suspected priestly child abuser, answering demands of victims to crackdown on bishops who covered up for... »

Pope Francis' iPad Fetches $30,500 at Auction

An Apple iPad which belonged to Pope Francis fetched $30,500 at auction on Tuesday, Reuters reported. »


Chaput to Ride With Pope in Popemobile

Philadelphia Archbishop Chaput revealed he'll be riding in the Popemobile with Pope Francis during the World Meeting of Families in Philly. »


Workers May Need Divine Intervention for Pope's Visit

Some businesses are poised to cash in during the Pope's visit to Philadelphia, especially those closest to the action. But with tight security and 2-million extra people in town, the biggest challenge may be... »

About Our Coverage
Join NBC10's Jim Rosenfield as he reports on the progress of Philadelphia delegates in their effort to prepare for what could be the biggest event the city has ever hosted. The 2015 World Meeting of Families is expected to include a visit by Pope Francis.