Tag: Popemobile

‘Papal’ Lamborghini gift to be auctioned off for charity

‘Papal’ Lamborghini gift to be auctioned off for charity

| Junno Arocho Esteves | November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

While a Lamborghini would make a stylish popemobile, Pope Francis has decided to auction off the one he was given by the Italian automaker to aid several charities close to his heart.

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Bruised, not broken: Pope encourages Colombians to pursue peace

Bruised, not broken: Pope encourages Colombians to pursue peace

| Cindy Wooden | September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis said he had no magic words or special recipes for Colombians seeking peace, but rather he wanted to listen to them, learn from them and travel a bit of the road with them.

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Pope encounter quick but powerful for Minnesota pilgrims

Pope encounter quick but powerful for Minnesota pilgrims

| September 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The sense that the chance to see the Holy Father up close was all too fleeting was prevalent among pilgrims from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, and not just because many wish they could hold onto the moment forever. Pope Francis’ vehicle drove faster down the street than they expected, making it difficult to both relish the moment and get a coveted photo of the pontiff as he clipped along Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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