Read Pope Francis for the first and most comprehensive perspective of the man, the man he replaces as Bishop of Rome, and the global challenges Pope Francis faces in the universal church.
This book is the culmination of years of research and planning across multiple languages and sources and includes:
- The events and analysis of Pope Benedict's resignation
- A complete biography of the first pope from the Western Hemisphere, including his family history, work as a priest and bishop, and his time as a Cardinal
- Texts and speeches given by Pope Francis from the moment of his election to his Installation
- A discussion of the Pope Francis' coat of arms and other symbols of the papacy
- A comprehensive discussion of what lies ahead for the new pope
- Follow this humble servant of the Church from Buenos Aires who reminds us that we as men and women are all collaborators in the vineyard of the Lord, that we are all peacemakers, and we are all brothers and sisters in unity, love, and service