Pope Francis

Pope Francis poses with U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, during a private audience at the Vatican May 24. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-TRUMP-MEET May 24, 2017.
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The EditorsMay 24, 2017
How are church leaders and Vatican watchers responding to the highly anticipated visit?
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America FilmsMay 24, 2017

In their first ever meeting, Pope Francis focused his message to Trump on peace.

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"God does not like to be loved the way a warlord would like, dragging his people to victory, debasing them in the blood of his enemies."
Pope Francis meets with President Donald Trump on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, Pool)
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Gerard O'ConnellMay 24, 2017
President Donald Trump and Pope Francis held a private 30-minute meeting at the Vatican on Wednesday laden with religious symbolism and ancient protocol.
A youth takes the Eucharist from Monsignor Gregorio Rosa Chavez during a Mass giving thanks for Pope Francis' announcement that Chavez will be elevated to the rank of cardinal, at San Francisco de Asis parish church in San Salvador, El Salvador on Monday, May 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Salvador Melendez)
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Rosa Chavez has a reputation as a man of the people, warm and quick to smile.
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The devil would like to see a church that never takes any risks, never speaks out with the truth and just settles on being wishy-washy, comfortable and business-savvy, Pope Francis said.