The queen of soul, Aretha Franklin, displayed her timeless ability to the masses this past weekend during the visit of Pope Francis and The World Meeting Of Families. The World Meeting of Families is a week-long international event of prayer, catechesis, and celebration that draws participants from around the globe. On Saturday night, the Festival of […]

Action News reports a man was taken into custody today just after Pope Francis arrived at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. The man was led away by Secret Service and Police, and has not been identified. Sources claim the man was “acting suspiciously and was asking a number of questions about Pope […]

If you can’t make it through the hectic traffic to get down and see Pope Francis live, you can watch live from your computer courtesy of 6abc here! You can also stream the audio here!

Philly’s inspiration station Praise 103.9 has partenered up with 6ABC to bring you all the papal events via simulcast all weekend long. We will kick things off at 9:30am. While your at the papal events…. Make sure you tune in to Praise 103.9 on your mobile devices for crystal clear up to the minute coverage […]

It’s getting really real as Philly prepares for the Pope! The United States Secret Service released a list of items prohibited from the Ben Franklin Parkway during the events being held for the pope’s visit to Philadelphia, including the papal Mass on Sunday, September 27th. The same list applies for the pope’s speech at Independence […]

Via 6ABC Dot Com Commuters that have plans on being in and around the city of Philadelphia the weekend Pope Francis will be in town (Sept. 25-27)  may want to consider alternate routes to travel or even being in the city that weekend altogether.  Major road closures including highways and the Ben Franklin bridge will […]

(CNN) — If you were to ask a group of Quakers or Mennonites whether it’s OK for police or soldiers to use rubber bullets against rock-throwing children, you wouldn’t be surprised if they said, “Absolutely not!” They are well-known for their commitment to pacifism. But what if you were to put the question this way: […]