People gather around a jumbotron to hear Pope Francis in Philadelphia/Tracy Simmons - SpokaneFāVS

Audio of Pope Francis’ Mass in Philadelphia

By Tracy Simmons

PHILADELPHIA — Today Pope Francis delivered Mass at The Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul.

A limited number of people were allowed inside. Thousands gathered on the streets outside the cathedral to listen to the Mass on jumbotrons.

Listen here for unedited audio of the pope’s Mass.


SpokaneFāVS will be traveling to Philadelphia next weekend to cover Pope Francis’ visit there. Follow our coverage here.

About Tracy Simmons

Tracy Simmons is an award winning journalist specializing in religion reporting, digital entrepreneurship and social journalism. In her 15 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti.
Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas and Connecticut. She serves as the executive director of SpokaneFAVS.com, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Wash. She is also a Scholarly Assistant Professor at Washington State University.

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