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Pope Francis delivers a speech to Congress on Thursday, and we’ll be carrying NPR’s live coverage on the air.

The popular pontiff’s three-city visit to the U.S. — his first ever — has drawn national attention, with focuses ranging from his approachable personality to his stances on issues ranging from climate change to poverty. (Here’s more from NPR on the pope’s views on key issues.)

Francis’ speech before Congress will be the first ever for a pope.

NPR’s special coverage of the pope’s speech to Congress begins at 10 a.m. Thursday. Listen at 89.3 or stream here.

Here’s more information from NPR on the pope’s plans during the visit.