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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Green Bay extending an invitation for Pope Francis to visit

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GREEN BAY -- Pope Francis is considering a visit to the United States next year -- and Green Bay is among the places extending an invitation. Mayor Jim Schmitt wrote the pontiff, encouraging him to visit a Marian shrine that the Catholic church officially recognized just over three years ago. Schmitt says he could also see the relatively-new pope delivering Mass to a full house of close to 80-thousand at Lambeau Field.

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