TIME's Person of the Year for 2013 is Pope Francis. He took the name of a humble saint and then called for a church of healing. The septuagenarian superstar is poised to transform a place that measures change by the century.
Pope washes feet of young Muslim woman prisoner in unprecedented twist on Maundy Thursday
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of a dozen inmates, including two young women, at a juvenile detention center in a surprising departure from church rules that restrict the Holy Thursday ritual to men.
The whole journey of life is a journey of preparation. To see, to feel, to understand the beauty of what lies ahead, of that homeland towards which we walk" Pope Francis: Preparing for the heavenly homeland - homily of April
Hailing him as “The People’s Pope”, Time magazine has named Pope Francis, Supreme Pontiff of the Catholic Church, as it’s “Person of the Year”. “For pulling the papacy out of the palace and into the streets, for committing the world’s largest .