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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.

Events

Pope Francis embraces a young boy during his visit to Washington, DC in September 2015
Oct
5
2020

Fratelli Tutti

“In this storm, the façade of those stereotypes with which we camouflaged our egos, always worrying about our image, has fallen away, uncovering once more that (blessed) common belonging, of which we cannot be deprived: our belonging as brothers and sisters.”

—Pope Francis, Urbi et Orbi Blessing…

Videos

Fratelli Tutti (Video)

October 5, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes

Laudato Sí After Five Years (Video)

May 29, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

The Papacy Confronts Coronavirus (Video)

May 5, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes