Washington Prepares For Pope Benedict XVI’s Visit

WASHINGTON – APRIL 15: The United States flag and the flag of the Vatican fly side-by-side along South Capitol Street ahead of the visit by Pope Benedict XVI April 15, 2008 in Washington, DC. About 300 sets of U.S., Vatican and District of Columbia flags were hung througout the city ahead of the papal visit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)