The unconventional Pope Francis

Published On: Jul 29 2013 11:20:49 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 29 2013 02:53:04 PM CDT

Pope Francis is breaking with tradition and changing the tone of the papacy, both to the delight and chagrin of the Catholic Church.

Pope Francis speaks at Copacabana
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Pope Francis made headlines when he excommunicated members of the Mafia in June 2015 and then halted his motorcade on the way back home to the Vatican to bless a severely disabled young woman.

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