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Photos: Pope Francis wraps up first-ever U.S. visit in Philadelphia

Pope Francis concluded his six-day visit to the United States on Sunday in Philadelphia.

He began the final day by addressing victims of clergy sex abuse and visited Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility, Philadelphia’s largest prison, where he spoke to inmates.

He also celebrated Mass on Saturday at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul where he urged ordinary Catholics to strengthen their role in sustaining the church.

After being greeted by about 2,400 people and a midday rest Saturday, Pope Francis also visited Independence Mall and addressed the role of faith in a nation.

Pope Francis greets inmates during his visit to the Curran-Fromhold Correction Facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 27, 2015. REUTERS/David Maialetti/Pool - RTX1SPSZ

Pope Francis greets inmates on Sept. 27 during his visit to the Curran-Fromhold Correction Facility in Philadelphia. Photo by David Maialetti/Reuters.

An inmate hold a photo of Pope Francis as he meets with prisoners at Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia, September 27, 2015.       REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1SPRY

An inmate holds a photo of Pope Francis Sept. 27 during his visit to Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia. Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Reuters.

Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for mass at the Basilica of St. Peter and Paul, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 26, 2015. REUTERS/Charles Mostoller - RTX1SL3A

Pope Francis waves to the crowd Sept. 26 as he arrives for Mass the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia. Photo by Charles Mostoller/Reuters.

Attendees, waiting hours to hear Pope Francis speak at Independence Hall later in the day, watch on large screens as he celebrates mass at a nearby cathedral in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1SLMP

People watch on large screens Sept. 26 as Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia. Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Reuters.

A worshipper has tears running down her face as she stands on Independence Mall in Philadelphia watching a television feed of Pope Francis celebrating a mass nearby at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 26, 2015.   REUTERS/Jim Bourg - RTX1SLYG

A woman gets emotional Sept. 26 as she stands at Independence Mall and watches Pope Francis on television celebrating mass nearby at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia. Photo by Jim Bourg/Reuters.

Pope Francis kisses a child that was lifted up to him  while he rode in the popemobile to Independence Hall in Philadelphia, September 26 2015.   REUTERS/Jim Bourg TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)   - RTX1SN31

Pope Francis kisses a child Sept. 26 on his way to Independence Hall in Philadelphia. Photo by Jim Bourg/Reuters.

A Vatican flag is raiased as crowds gather for Pope Francis at the Festival of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 26, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/Pool - RTX1SNBS

A Vatican flag is raised Sept. 26 as crowds gather for Pope Francis at the Festival of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. Photo by Eric Thayer/Reuters.

Pope Francis waves to the crowd on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway before the Festival of Families evening program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 26, 2015. Pope Francis, speaking in America's birthplace on Saturday, offered stout words of support to Hispanic and other immigrants in the United States, telling them not to be discouraged at a time when some prominent politicians are directing hostility toward them. REUTERS/Mark Makela - RTX1SNIR

Pope Francis waves to the crowd Sept. 26 before attending the Festival of Families event in Philadelphia. Photo by Mark Makela/Reuters.

An attendee holds up a sign as he waits for the arrival of Pope Francis at the Festival of Families in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 26, 2015.    REUTERS/Brian Snyder - RTX1SNFH

A person holds up a sign Sept. 26 that reads, “long live the Pope,” while awaiting the arrival of Pope Francis at the Festival of Families in Philadelphia. Credit: Brian Snyder/Reuters

Nuns watch Pope Francis' speech Sept. 27 on a screen during the Festival of Families rally Philadelphia. Credit: Carlos Barria/ Reuters

Nuns watch Pope Francis’ speech Sept. 26 on a screen during the Festival of Families rally Philadelphia. Photo by Carlos Barria/ Reuters.

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