Pope Francis Visit

City Life

South Jersey Teen Says He Planned to Kill Pope Francis During Visit

A South Jersey 17-year-old has admitted to plotting to kill Pope Francis during the 2015 papal visit. 

April and Craig Adams, President and CEO, PECO Energy, with Hope D'Oyley-Gay and Tony Gay, Exelon.
The Scene

Philadelphia Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate

The Popemobile will be staying in Philadelphia. Friday night at the 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate the Fiat that Pope Francis rode in […]


Did Pope Francis Secretly Bless the Eagles or Something?

Follow Philadelphia magazine’s live coverage of Pope Francis’s historic visit all weekend long. Pope Francis has been kissing babies all over Philadelphia, but one has […]


Meet Philly Mom Whose Baby Was Blessed By Pope Francis

Follow Philadelphia magazine’s live coverage of Pope Francis’s historic visit all weekend long. The woman screaming on the above video is Nicole Campuzano. But the […]


Woman Gets “Miracle” Kidney In Middle of Pope Francis Visit

As Pope Francis continues to make his rounds in Philadelphia, good news of a “miracle” comes from the New Jersey State Police.

City Life

8 Takeaways From Pope Francis’s Moving Mass at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul

Pope Francis just finished saying Mass for a couple thousand people at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Center City. The event […]


The Fully Sanctioned Pope in Philly Drinking Game

Judging by the lines at the liquor stores this week, Philadelphia is getting ready for a major papal par-tay. To help things along, we’ve compiled […]


San Diego Kids Raised $7,500 at Lemonade Stand to See Pope in Philly

When San Diego residents Aaron and Monica Miranda heard last year that Pope Francis would be heading to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families, […]

Be Well Philly

At-Home Workouts to Stay Fit During the Pope Frenzy

If you plan to sequester yourself in the confines of your crowd-free, port-a-potty-free home during the Pope frenzy this weekend, we are totally with you. […]

Be Well Philly

Spotted: Mark Wahlberg Working Out at the Sporting Club at the Bellevue

So you know how Mark Wahlberg is hosting the concert this Saturday for Pope Francis’ Philly visit? Well, it looks like he’s already in town […]

City Life

This Family Drove From Argentina in a VW Bus for Pope Francis in Philadelphia

We know a lot of people who lose their mind after more than an hour in the car with their kids, so we have to […]

Mayor Nutter - as an SNL Cheerleader

Mayor on Pope’s Visit: I’m The “Cheerleader in Chief”

At the ninth papal visit press briefing of the year this morning, Mayor Michael Nutter attempted to assuage city residents’ fears and exasparations about Pope […]