Mark Shriver, author of the much acclaimed book about his father Sargent Shriver, went in search for the heart and soul of the real Pope Francis in the slums of Argentina and the halls of the Vatican. The Initiative hosted Mark for a discussion of his surprising, informative, and moving journey and his new book, Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis.
John Carr, the director of the Initiative, moderated the discussion.
Mark K. Shriver is president of Save the Children Action Network. He is the author of Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis (2016) and A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver (2012).
John Carr is the founder and director of the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life at Georgetown University and Washington correspondent of America magazine.