Pope Francis is here! Pope Francis is here!
The man in charge of an entire religion arrived just outside of Washington D.C. around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, greeting The First Family at Joint Base Andrews.
This marks his first-ever trip to the States as pontiff.
His Holiness is expected to participate in a welcoming ceremony at the White House on Wednesday before addressing a joint session of Congress on Thursday. He’ll then head over to New York City.
He will speak at the 9/11 Memorial there and give a mass at Madison Square Garden.
But what do we really know about Pope Francis?
Because you’ll be hearing his name often this week, check out this video to learn all about the important man’s life… in just 3 minutes!