Pope Francis

"I am a sinner"
Stephen Bullivant September 25, 2013
What "I am a sinner" tells us about who Pope Francis is.
What is a Jesuit?
James Martin, S.J. March 16, 2013
An answer the question I’ve been asked for over two decades: What’s a Jesuit anyway?
Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass at O'Higgins Park in Santiago, Chile, Jan. 16. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Pope Francis set out on his 22nd foreign trip on Jan.

The book grapples with the biggest of issues: the meaning of life, the problem of evil and the value of praying to a God who seems only rarely to intervene in human affairs.
Pope Francis greets the crowd after celebrating Mass marking the feast of Divine Mercy in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican April 8.
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Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, became the first Jesuit Pope when he was elected on March 13, 2013. In the time since his election, Pope Francis has made his mark on the modern church. As David Gibson notes, Pope Francis has called us “to reform ourselves in order to convert others.”
 People hold candles during an Interreligious Gathering of Prayer for Peace in Yangon, Myanmar, Oct. 31 (CNS photo/Lynn Bo Bo, EPA).
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Pope Francis will be visiting Myanmar and Bangladesh beginning on Monday Nov. 28. He is the first pope to visit Myanmar, a majority Buddhist country of some 55 million people. Under Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize winner and the country’s top civilian leader, Myanmar has been the target