Monthly Archive September 2015

As we prepare for Pope Francis, a visit from John Paul

We feel privileged here in Washington to live in the shadow not only of the National Shrine of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, but also of the National Saint John Paul II Shrine, which is right next door. Today we had a surprise visit from a team of Knights of Columbus, who administer the Read more…

We’re getting excited!

Today Pope Francis begins his visit to Cuba, which means that he will be here in the USA in 3 days! Here in Washington the excitement is reaching fever pitch as barricades and banners appear on our block and the stage for the Papal Mass is nearing completion on the steps of the Basilica of Read more…