It Turns Out The Pope Also Met With A Same-Sex Couple In WashingtonThe news comes as the Vatican is taking heat for an encounter between the popular pontiff and controversial Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis, during the pope's U.S. visit last week.
Vatican Source: Pope Blindsided By Meeting With Controversial Kentucky ClerkChicago Archbishop Blase Cupich tried to downplay both the meeting between Pope Francis and clerk Kim Davis and its significance. The Vatican has since tried to distance Pope Francis from Davis, saying it was not an endorsement of her decision to refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses.
SNAP President Says 'Lofty Words' From Pope Francis On Priest Sex Abuse Not Enough
Chicago Catholic College Students Journey To Philly To See PopeCBS 2’s Vince Gerasole went along for the ride as the college students prepared to be in the presence of the Holy Father.
St. Xavier Students, Staff Hit Road For PopeapaloozaMany Chicagoans have headed to the East Coast to see and pray with Pope Francis during his first visit to the U.S. as the head of the Catholic Church. You might call it a pilgrimage, but at St. Xavier University, they’re calling it the Pope A Palooza Tour.
Pope's Message In Washington Hits Home For Gutierrez, PflegerIn an address repeatedly interrupted by applause -- some of it partisan -- he urged lawmakers and Americans in general to do the right thing, especially when it came to immigrants, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Chicagoans Impressed With Pope's Speech To CongressMany Chicagoans who could not be at the U.S. Capitol to see Pope Francis in person on Thursday as he spoke to a joint session of Congress were glued to their television sets as he became the first pontiff in history to address a joint meeting at the U.S. Capitol.
Indiana Pilgrims Heading To Philadelphia To See Pope FrancisA group of Catholics from northwest Indiana was preparing for the journey of a lifetime, to make their own pilgrimage to see Pope Francis in Philadelphia.
Some Conservatives Balk At Pope Francis' MessageCatholics all around the nation are welcoming Pope Francis to America. However, some conservative Catholics are concerned that parts of his message aren't exactly traditional.
Suburban Food Pantry Volunteer To Hear Pope Francis Address Congress ThursdayA Schaumburg food pantry volunteer will be among those at the Capitol Thursday when Pope Francis addresses Congress.
Pope Francis Arrives In U.S. Pope Francis arrived in the U.S. to cheers as he kicked off his historic trip.
No Pope Francis In Chicago? Meet Flat Francis InsteadPope Francis won’t be visiting Chicago on his trip to the U.S., so many people have been making do with a drawing of him as “Flat Francis.”