Biden To Meet Pope Francis At Vatican

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Updated October 14, 2021
File photo: US President Joe Biden  (Photo by Brendan SMIALOWSKI / AFP)


US President Joe Biden, America’s second Catholic president, and his wife Jill will have an audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican on October 29, the White House announced Thursday.

“They will discuss working together on efforts grounded in respect for fundamental human dignity, including ending the COVID-19 pandemic, tackling the climate crisis, and caring for the poor,” the White House said in a statement.