WASHINGTON — Austen Ivereigh, author of an upcoming book on Pope Francis, says it will help explain the Pope’s pastoral approach to North Americans and Europeans, who may not understand his Latin-American roots.
Before his election, Pope Francis “had already been thinking very deeply about the Church and the way that the Church interacts with the world for a very long time,” Ivereigh explained to CNA Oct. 16.
What is “dramatic” about his papacy thus far “is that he’s able to implement” the “program” that sprung forth from these thoughts.
Ivereigh is writing the book, which will be published by Henry Holt, likely in 2014. Ivereigh is a British journalist and has served as a press...READ MORE