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FILE - In this June 30, 2015, file photo, flags wave in the wind at the gates of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
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Papal welcome at US seminary expected to be rowdy, reverent

The last time a pope visited the St. Charles Borromeo Seminary just outside Philadelphia, he got a rousing, even rowdy, rock star welcome. "Viva! Viva Papa!" the seminarians shouted.

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In this photo taken March 27, 2014, President Barack Obama meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Focus shifts to shared goals with Obama as papal visit nears

Sweeping into office in 2009, President Barack Obama captured near rock-star status around the world among millions who saw him as the embodiment of a new sense of social purpose. Now, that baton has largely been passed to Pope Francis, whose visit to the White House next month will put his common cause with Obama on vivid display.

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Pope Francis attends his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square on June 3, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
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Playbook released for Pope’s visit to Philadelphia

As preparations continue for Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia next month, an online planning guide is now available for those hoping to catch a glimpse of him.

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VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - JUNE 13: Pope Francis waves to the boy scouts gathered in St. Peter's Square on June 13, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
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10K volunteers to help with papal visit to Philadelphia

An army of about 10,000 volunteers will be on hand when Pope Francis visits Philadelphia during the Vatican-sponsored World Meeting of Families and holds the biggest events of his first trip to the U.S.

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Amtrak adding trains, cars for Pope Francis’ US visit

Amtrak says it's adding trains and cars to help travelers get around during Pope Francis' U.S. visit next month.

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Meg Saligman
FILE- In this May 22, 2015 file photo, artist Meg Saligman shows knots tied to a mock-up of an art installation at her studio in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
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Artists collect more than 30,000 knots for papal art exhibit

Artists are finishing construction of an unusual exhibit they hope resonates with Pope Francis during his trip to Philadelphia and with anyone experiencing trouble in their daily life.

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Pope Francis
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - JUNE 13: Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square on June 13, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
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A guide to seeing the pope in Philadelphia

Pope Francis will spend about two days in Philadelphia next month but visitors hoping to catch a glimpse of the pontiff will have to make every minute of their planning count.

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City workers toss an abandoned bike in the back of a truck Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Fenced security zones will go up in Philly ahead of pope

The U.S. Secret Service will restrict public access to a heavily traveled section of downtown Philadelphia for more than 30 hours before Pope Francis lands in the city next month -- time officials said the agency needs to build security fencing and set up metal detectors.

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Pope Francis (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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Cape May Brewing Co. to release Pope Francis-inspired beer

A New Jersey brewery is releasing a limited edition beer to commemorate Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia next month.

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Pope’s speech to Congress to be broadcast from US Capitol

Pope Francis' historic speech to Congress in September will be viewed by tens of thousands on the Capitol grounds and beyond in a landmark event to rival any presidential inauguration or State of the Union address.

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