We use our own and third party cookies to improve your user experience; by continuing to browse, we understand that you accept their use. You can get more information on our cookies policy.

Rome Reports

You are using an outdated browser

In order to deliver the greatest experience to our visitors we use cutting edge web development techniques that require a modern browser. To view this page please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer 11 or greater


Pope to meet with President Obama on September 23rd

Pope Francis is scheduled to meet with President Barack Obama on Wednesday, September 23rd, in the White House.  It's part of the Pope's first visit to the U.S, where he will lead the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia. He also plans visit the UN headquarters in New York City and address Congress in Washington, D.C.  Through a statement, the White House stated that both leaders will continue to address "their shared values... including caring for the marginalized and poor, advancing economic opportunity... protecting religious minorities and religious freedom around the word.â?  This won't be the first time president Obama and the Pope meet. They first met in the Vatican's Apostolic Palace, back in March 2014.  KLH RR VM -BN Up: KLH