A down-to-earth and deeply intimate portrait of Pope Francis and
his faith, based on interviews with the men and women who knew him
simply as Jorge Mario Bergoglio
Early on the evening of March 13, 2013, the newly elected Pope
Francis stepped out onto the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica and
did something remarkable: Before he imparted his blessing to the
crowd, he asked the crowd to bless him, then bowed low to
receive this grace. In the days that... more...