Pope Francis delivers mass before hundreds of thousands on the Parkway.

Pope Francis delivers mass before hundreds of thousands on the Parkway.

Pope in Philly Day 2: Hugs for inmates, St. Joe’s surprise, Mass (and an exodus)

The second day of Pope Francis’ trip to Philadelphia featured everything from a visit to a jail in Northeast Philly to the papal mass on the Parkway — the veritable signature event of the Pontiff’s trip to the Americas. In between, it had some jokes, a surprise visit to a college and a lot of kissed babies.

Here’s a recap of how yesterday went:

×
×

Follow this story

×

Success! You're now subscribed to “The Pope in Philly”

You'll get emails from Billy Penn as this story develops. You can unsubscribe in every email.