Parishioners Celebrate Mass in Comcast Center Lobby

People from all across the country came to the Comcast Center to watch Pope Francis lead Mass.

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People from all across the country came to the Comcast Center to watch Pope Francis lead Mass.
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Approximately 860,000 people showed up to Center City to celebrate in the Mass Sunday afternoon.
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These pilgrims came from Arlington, Virginia to see the pope speak.
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Pilgrims from Arlington, VA watch intrigued as mass commences.
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Members of the Knights of Columbus bow their heads in prayer.
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Some creative visitors had special designs on the backs of their t-shirts
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Looks like someone is tired out from a long weekend!
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Tickets for the mass sold out in mere minutes online, so many people were forced to find another place to watch.
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In addition to these screens in the lobby of the Comcast Tower, 40 jumbotrons were set up through Center City to provide people a chance to witness the Mass.
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A priest reads aloud to the parishioners.
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Pope Francis speaks during Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
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