John W. PadbergMarch 12, 2014
Pope Francis surprised his interviewer last August when he said that Pierre Favre (usually Anglicized to Peter Faber) was among his favorite Jesuits (Am., 9/30/13). Faber is not someone well known to the general public. Thanks to the pope he is beginning to become far better known, and rightly so. F
John W. PadbergJuly 17, 2006
Peter Faber may best have exemplified what a missionary to the church of the Reformation era needed.