At the UN, Pope Francis is shown saying, “The hour has come when a pause, a moment of recollection, reflection, even of prayer, is absolutely needed so that we may think back over our common origin, our history, our common destiny.”
Indeed, let us pause; let us reflect.
But first, a look back. Aleteia has enjoyed putting together this collection of highlights from the papal visit, which shook America like a gentle but genuine earthquake. We are still feeling the aftershock, and yes, Papa, “it was beautiful”!