“The atmosphere was real. I’m not usually an emotional guy, but I started tearing up when Pope Francis blessed this young child ... sitting near us."
'It is a source of great hope that in this place of sorrow and remembrance I can join with leaders representing the many religious traditions which enrich the life of this great city.'
"If we want a world to pass on to our children, and our children's children, we as a people need to pray for peace."
Click to see photos from the event including some familiar faces from Diocese of Rockville Centre.
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