It's official: Pope Francis is coming to America

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PHILADELPHIA (RNS) “The pope is coming to Philadelphia,” Mayor Michael Nutter announced at a news conference Monday (November 17), after the Vatican officially confirmed what has been rumored for months—that Pope Francis will visit the city in September 2015 for the eighth World Meeting of Families.