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The pope and ‘the queen’ will lift souls at Festival of Families

By Matthew Gambino, Catholic News Service   PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — When Pope Francis visits America, he’ll meet a president, governors, Catholic prelates and ordinary folks. He’ll also meet a queen. Aretha Franklin, the “queen of soul,” will belt out quintessentially American music at the Festival of Families the night of…








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You could celebrate with Pope Francis!

The Diocese of Syracuse is giving subscribers of the Catholic Sun an exclusive opportunity to win tickets to the papal Mass to be celebrated by Pope Francis at Madison Square Garden in New York City Sept. 25. The Archdiocese of New York released a limited number of papal Mass tickets…