Nothing sacred: Pols warn of Pope ticket scam; church is only source
Get Pope Francis tickets 'only through verified Catholic parishes,' Gov. Cuomo said.
There truly is nothing sacred: Officials are warning that ticket scammers are trying to sell access to Pope Francis' various appearances this fall in New York, Philly and and Washington.
Legit tickets are only available via the church and its various parishes.
“We are proud to welcome Pope Francis to New York, and I urge those interested in attending his events to obtain tickets only through the verified Catholic parishes,” New York Gov. Cuomo said.
“Anyone attempting to sell tickets is a scam artist and should be avoided at all costs.”
Francis will be in New YorkSept. 24-25 and Philadelphia Sept.26-27.In New York, hewill preside at an evening service at St. Patrick's Cathedral and Mass at Madison Square Garden.