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Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.

Pope Francis

Since his election in 2013, Pope Francis has inspired the world and challenged the Church with his humble ways and powerful words. These dialogues focus on Pope Francis’ mission and message, his impacts and challenges, and responses to his leadership.

Series

Pope Francis in Iraq (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Francis Factor Dialogues

The Initiative’s Francis Factor dialogues focus on Pope Francis’ mission and message, his priorities and leadership, his impact, and the challenges he offers to U.S. Catholics.

Events

Pope Francis at Hosh al-Bieaa in Mosul, Iraq, March 7, 2021
Mar
18
2021

The Francis Factor at Eight Years: Global Impacts, U.S. Challenges

“Fraternal coexistence calls for patient and honest dialogue, protected by justice and by respect for law. This task is not easy; it demands hard work and a commitment on the part of all to set aside rivalries and contrapositions and instead to speak with one another from our deepest identity as

Videos

The Francis Factor at Eight Years: Global Impacts, U.S. Challenges (Video)

March 18, 2021

Duration: 1 hour 16 minutes

The Pope's Visit to Iraq: An Historic Juncture (Video)

March 15, 2021

Duration: 1 hour 1 minutes

Fratelli Tutti (Video)

October 5, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes