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Andrea Bocelli will perform for the Pope in September (Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

Pope Francis will attend Festival of Families during his visit to the US city

Mgr William Lynn (Photo: CNS)

During his time in Philadelphia Francis will visit prison that houses Mgr William Lynn

Pope Francis talks with Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia (Photo: CNS)

Estimate made by organisers of the World Meeting of Families

Pilgrims gather around the statue of the Virgin Mary at Medjugorje (AP/Amel Emric)

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Archbishop Chaput greets Archbishop Paglia at the Vatican in March 2014 (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Investigation into Archbishop Paglia’s financial affairs ‘do not impact’ plans for September gathering

Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, president of the Pontifical Council for the Family (CNS/Alessandro Bianchi, Reuters

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The wreckage of the derailed Amtrak train (CNS)

At least six people were killed and more than 200 others were injured when a train derailed in the Port Richmond area of the city

Pope Francis (CNS)

Speech delivered this morning at the conference on the ‘Complementarity of Man and Woman’

Pope Francis (CNS)

It is understood to be the first time Pope Francis has travelled to the US

Members of the jihadist group Islamic State (AP)

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