- Rev. Jude Winkler, OFM Conv.
Children will discover, in simple words and full-color illustrations, the story of Pope Francis. From his time as a young boy on the soccer field in Argentina to his present role as head of the Catholic Church in Rome, this book introduces children to the 266th man to be named Pope. Youngsters will learn about his early life, his vocation, his special love for the poor, his election as Pope and the selection of his name, his simple acts of humility and mercy, and his favorite Saints.