25,000 on the Basilica Lawn, While Some Avoid the Crowds

By Marjan Koffa   On September 23, 2015 The Catholic University of America was filled with over 25,000 people gathered to attend one of the most historical events of the century. Pope Francis was in the United States for the first time to canonize the first saint on U.S. soil and to celebrate Mass at Read More …

Excitement Builds as Preparation for Pope Francis’ Visit to Catholic University Begins

By Antoinette Cea The visit of Pope Francis to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception has stirred so much excitement among students at Catholic University that in order to attend the Mass students must enter in a lottery system to receive tickets. The Mass, celebrating the Canonization of Junipero Serra, will Read More …