06:42 AM EDT 07/10/2016

Add PEOPLE News

Historical Events

Pope Francis U.S. Visit

Pope Francis Urges Congress to Open Borders to Immigrants and Defend Life 'at Every Stage of Development' in Historic Speech

Originally posted 09/24/2015 11:00AM

Calling himself "a son of this great continent," Pope Francis spoke of religious freedom, the refugee crisis and poverty as he addressed a joint Congress on Capitol Hill at a podium never-before made available to a pontiff.

Read More

Advertisement

Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues

Got a News Tip?

Send it to our People.com editors!

EMAIL US

News Archive