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Catholic policy advocates crossing fingers in advance of papal visit

September 4, 2015 WASHINGTON (CNS) — There is no doubt that Pope Francis’ impending visit to the United States is generating a lot of enthusiasm. For some people, the rarity of a papal visit to these shores is reason enough to trek hundreds of miles or more for the opportunity to be with him, or…

Pope Francis tries on a pair of glasses in an optical store in downtown Rome Sept. 3. Romans and tourists crowded outside the shop to catch a glimpse of the pope inside as he had his eyes measured for a new set of bifocal lenses. (CNS photo/Chiara Apollonj, Reuters) See POPE-EYEGLASSES Sept. 4, 2015. Editors: best quality available.

Pope visits optician in Rome’s shopping district, catches crowd’s eye

September 4, 2015 ROME (CNS) — Pope Francis created a spectacle when he headed to Rome’s posh shopping district to make a surprise visit to his optician. Romans and tourists crowded outside Alessandro Spiezia’s shop on Via del Babuino near Piazza di Spagna to catch a glimpse of the pope inside as he had his…

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