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Holy chaos

Holy chaos
By Alexander Cranstoun Holy chaos. If there were two words I would use to describe the Holy Father's visit to the United States, holy and chaos would be it, followed by inspiring faith and historic journey. That's not just because Pope Francis came to the U.S. for the first time, but because of the response that he received here. Millions of people...
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What the pope's U.S. visit means to a college student

What the pope's U.S. visit means to a college student
Alex Cranstoun took these photos at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington D.C. of the set-up for the outdoor Mass with Pope Francis on Sept. 24 at which Blessed Junipero Serra will be canonized. Photos: Alex Cranstoun. ​By Alexander Cranstoun​ Editor's note: Pope Francis is the fourth pope to come to the U.S...
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