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Pope francis [electronic resource] : Conversations with Jorge Bergoglio: His Life in His Own Words. Francesca Ambrogetti.

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  • ISBN: 9780698141278 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: From Time Magazine's Person of the Year: POPE FRANCIS: His Life in His Own Words On March 13, 2013, the former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, longtime Archbishop of Buenos Aires, now Pope Francis, was elected to succeed Pope Benedict. He is the first Latin American pope, the first Jesuit pope, and the first to take the name Francis, after St. Francis Assisi, the 13th century monk known for his charity and kindness. Elected in one of the shortest conclaves in history, the former Archbishop Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina reveals, in a series of extensive interviews conducted over the course of two years, the very image of a humble priest, inspired teacher, and wise and adroit cardinal. What emerges is a portrait of a man more interested in substance over style, a compassionate cleric and teacher who has shunned the spotlight. In spontaneous, intimate terms, Archbishop Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, covers topics as wide-ranging as his...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : NAL, 2013. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 358 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Religion & Spirituality.
Genre: Electronic books.

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