A screen shot of Noah Rosenheck’s Change.org petition asking Pope Francis to bless the Metro system. By Lori ArataniSeptember 28, 2015By Lori ArataniSeptember 28, 2015Share this storyIn the end, Pope Francis didn’t bless Metro, but a petition asking him to garnered more than 2,600 signatures. And even though the pontiff left the U.S. on Sunday night, maybe he’ll come back? (Can he do a long distance blessing from Vatican City?) Support our journalism. Subscribe today ArrowRightBlue Line rider to Pope Francis: please bless MetroAnd for some, there was a small miracle during his three-day visit — a blessedly easy commute. Also thankful, the folks at Fiat.GiftOutlineGift ArticleToday's HeadlinesThe most important news stories of the day, curated by Post editors and delivered every morning.