Why is Matt Maher at the Festival of Families?

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Christian recording artist Matt Maher, 40, has released eight albums, with his most recent 2015’s Saints and Sinners hitting number two on the U.S. Christian album charts. Maher is no stranger to performing for Pope Francis. In 2013, he sang “Lord, I Need You” at World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro as part of Francis’ Beachside Vigil.

Watch: Matt Maher sings "Lord, I need You" at World Youth Day