Pope Francis delivers his own best metaphor for the "Francis Effect." And, I think the priest who was so invited to hop into the popemobile hit the nail on the head when the first word he uses to describe the pope is "happy."
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In This Issue
- Raising their voices; groups seek to broaden input on issues for family synod
- Francis needs to go beyond his play-it-safe verbiage
- Religious adopt Earth pledge
- Special Section (in print only): Religious Life
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by Peter Finney Jr., Catholic News Service Eco Catholic
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