The Pope Is Coming To Dublin This Year

The Pope Is Coming To Dublin This Year
Niall Colbert
Niall Colbert

21 Mar 2018

The Pope will follow in the footsteps of Taylor Swift and Michael Bublé and visit Croke Park this year.

It's been confirmed Pope Francis will attend the World Meeting of Families at the venue on August 25th.

The Harlem Globetrotters showed the Pope some skills when they had the chance to meet the Pontiff:

 

Surely he'll have to have a crack at hurling when he visits GAA HQ?!

It's the first papal visit to Ireland in nearly 40 years.

A mass will also be celebrated in the Phoenix Park during the two day visit.

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