President welcomes Pope

NC_pope110923_700x394(NBC News) Pope Francis, in a historic visit to the White House, issued a call to reject discrimination on Wednesday and declared that climate change is a problem “which can no longer be left to a future generation.”

Speaking in English on the South Lawn, the Pope said that American Catholics are committed to building a society “which is truly tolerant and inclusive,” and he said that individual rights must be protected.

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