People attend the Festival of Families with Pope Francis during the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia Sept. 26. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis in Philadelphia, Day 2 — Follow America’s Live Coverage

Pope Francis arrived in Philadelphia on Saturday morning. Follow @americamag on Twitter for updates from Associate Editor Sam Sawyer, S.J., reporting from Philadelphia.

At 4 p.m. Holy Mass concluding the World Meeting of Families will be celebrated outdoors at Benjamin Franklin Parkway. You can watch the live stream here:


At 11 am the pope visited detainees at Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility.

Read a special preview of the visit from Editorial Assistant Zac Davis.

A video of the visit is available here:


On Sunday morning Pope Francis met with bishops attending the World Meeting of Families at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary. You can watch the live video here:

At 7:45 p.m. Pope Francis ends his trip and departs for Rome.