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[Blog] 9 Reasons Why People Love Pope Francis


Author: Morgan Birck Elected on March 13, 2013 to the papacy, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina took the name Francis and also took the Catholic community by storm. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Pope was a chemical technician and a nightclub bouncer before he decided to enter the … Continue reading

Pope Francis
Editor Nancy Gibbs on Choosing Pope Francis as 2013′s Person of the Year

Editor Nancy Gibbs on Choosing Pope Francis as 2013's Person of the Year

TIME editor Nancy Gibbs talks with TIME's Radhika Jones about why Pope Francis was awarded the Person of the Year award in 2013. They also discuss the other candidate they thought would have won including Edward Snowden, Ted Cruz, Bashar al-Assad, and Edie Windsor. Continue reading