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Pope Francis may visit three U.S. cities next year
Pope Francis may visit three U.S. cities next year

Pope Francis confirmed Monday that he’s considering plans to visit the United States, and may make the trip a multi-city tour of North America that could include a stop in Mexico. In a news conference aboard the papal plane as he was returning to Rome following a visit to South Korea, Francis said he “would like” to attend the scheduled World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next September, and could add Washington, New York and Mexico City to the itinerary, the Associated Press reported. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops said last month the pope would attend the meeting, but the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the Vatican have not confirmed his plans....

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