Archbishop Charles Chaput led an Evening Prayer liturgy Nov. 17 at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul in Philadelphia and presented papal honors to those who contributed to the September 2015 World Meeting of Families and visit of Pope Francis to the city. Two were named Dame/Knight Grand Cross in the Order of St. Gregory the Great; 20 were named Dame/Knight in the Order of St. Gregory the Great; eight received the Cross Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice (Cross for the Church and Pontiff) and 16 received the Benemerenti Medal. Read all about the awards and their recipients here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
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