Pope Francis Embraces Very Deformed Man

(Photo: Claudio Peri/Nacion)

(Photo: Claudio Peri/ANSA)

A week ago, we posted about Pope Francis's kindly response to a little boy interrupting his work. Anne Packrat Matthews commented, "I seriously love this pope." Jay Melo agreed and said, "Me too and I'm not even Catholic."

Nor am I, but I am likewise impressed with the way Pope Francis is handling his job. He drives an old car, playfully spins a boy who sits in his seat in the Popemobile and sacks a bishop who's living ostentatiously

On Wednesday, a man whose body has been disfigured by neurofibromatosis approached him. A lesser man might recoil in revulsion. But Pope Francis embraced him, kissed him and prayed with him.

-via 22 Words


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I'm from Argentina (same country he's from). He's always been like this.
Aside from being as humble and loving as you see him now a days... You could find him on the subway every day and you could go talk to him whenever you wanted to. Even as a Cardinal, he took public transportation and talked to strangers.
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I wonder if the pope has always been this courageous/loveable or we have more of an opportunity to be part of it all with the rise of social media and news available 24/7? Pope Francis is showing himself to be a Pope i can believe in and to truly follow the teachings of the Catholic church. Makes me want to recronsider finding my rosary and making it to Mass this week.
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