Pope Francis Offers Prayers for Muslim Pilgrims Who Died During Hajj: 'I Unite Myself With You All'

St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan was his first scheduled NYC stop.

"I would like to express two sentiments for my Muslim brothers and sisters," he said.

"My sentiments of closeness in the face of tragedy. Tragedy that they suffered in Mecca," Francis said.

"In this moment I give assurances of my prayers. I unite myself with you all. A prayer to all mighty God all merciful," Francis said.

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