'The Pinnacle of My Catholic Faith'
Those who attended the Pope's mass at Nationals Stadium are heading home.
Scott Fartini, a 33-year-old seminarian from Roanoke, said taking part in the papal mass was more than special. It's been a difficult few years, he said, with the beating the church has taken over the sex abuse scandal involving priests. The enthusiam surrouding the visit, however, provided an energy boost -- so much so he walked from the stadium to Union Station.
"It has got to be the pinnacle of my Catholic faith," Fartini said. "Just seeing all the people and how they have been treating the church. It's all about hope."
-- Hamil R. Harris
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