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Pope Francis - Fortune

As he begins the fifth year of his papacy, the first Latin American pope continues to inspire and surprise as he reconciles the conflicting demands of traditionalism and modernity within the Catholic faith. Last spring, in a publication titled Amoris ...and more »

Hats Off: Three-Year-Old Pilgrim Pinches Pope's Skullcap - Newsweek

Pope hat Pope Francis adjusts his skullcap during his weekly general audience at St. Peter's square on November 9, 2016 in Vatican City. The pope almost lost his hat to a cheeky visitor. FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty. Share. World Pope Francis Vatican ...and more »

Austria will double the amount it pays refugees who volunteer to leave - The Local Austria

Austria said on Wednesday it would double the amount of money paid to migrants who voluntarily return home, as part of a campaign to speed up the repatriation of around 50,000 asylum seekers. They would be offered $1,000 ($1,080) instead of 500 euros ...and more »

World needs those who can bring God's hope, consolation, pope says - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

Vatican City — Christian hope is built on patiently enduring everything life brings and knowing how to see God's presence and love everywhere, Pope Francis said. God "never tires of loving us" as he "takes care of us, dressing our wounds with the ...and more »

Man takes his young goddaughter to see the Pope and she steals his hat - The Independent

A man took his young goddaughter to meet to Pope Francis, only to watch in horror as she stole the Pontiff's hat. Three-year-old Estella Westrick, from Atlanta, Georgia, was visiting the weekly papal audience with her family and godfather, Mountain ...and more »

Little girl swipes Pope Francis' hat in adorable viral video - Arab News

DUBAI: A video of the moment a little girl stole Pope Francis II's hat off his head in Rome has gone viral, with Twitter users laughing at the cheeky incident. The clip was uploaded by American blogger @MountainButorac on Wednesday and shows the moment ...and more »

Watch This Sneaky Little Girl Casually Steal the Pope's Hat - TIME

The beneficent Pope Francis was in for a surprise while distributing his blessings to a crowd of well-wishers outside the Vatican on Wednesday. When he went to bestow a kiss on a girl being held up for his papal attention, the mischievous child decided ...and more »

Young girl steals pope's cap in viral video - Deutsche Welle

Catholic tour guide Mountain Butorac posted the video to Twitter on Wednesday with the caption, "Took my Goddaughter to meet the pope. She stole his hat!" In a later post to Facebook, Butorac then tagged the parents of 3-year-old Estella Westrick from ...and more »

Pope Francis: When we want to give up, God helps us persevere - Catholic News Agency

Vatican City, Mar 22, 2017 / 03:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis said each person must strive to imitate the perseverance and consolation of God, which not only gives us the strength to keep going, but also to help others who are in ...and more »

Young American girl steals Pope Francis' hat - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

Vatican City — It took a split second for him to realize what happened. As Pope Francis leaned forward to give Estella Westrick a kiss on the cheek as he greeted the faithful on St. Peter's Square, the 3-year-old from Georgia caused a sensation by ...and more »