April 15-20, 2008, Pope Benedict XVI makes his first trip to the United States as head of the Catholic Church. The pope's events in Washington and New York include a meeting with President George W. Bush, a visit to ground zero, the site of the 9-11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, and other encounters with interreligious and ecumenical representatives, the academic world and the Catholic faithful.
Pope Benedict XVI - United States 2008
Pope Benedict’s U.S. Visit: Day Two
Q U I C K L I N K S

• Video: Pope’s Exchange with the U.S. Bishops
(courtesy of USCCB Papal Visit Site)
• Video: Evening Prayers at the Basilica of the National Shrine
(courtesy of USCCB Papal Visit Site)
• Video: Papal motorcade from the White House
(courtesy of USCCB Papal Visit Site)
 
 
 
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