Reading Robert Moynihan's Pray For Me, one can grasp that humility, genuineness and magnetism are the hallmarks of Pope Francis' character. You feel you're looking into the soul of the individual who has recently been elected the spiritual head of the Catholic Church, although you sense he personally had no such desire or ambition.
Pray For Me— The Life And Spiritual Vision Of Pope Francis By Robert Moynihan 233pp Random House paperback Available at Asia Books and leading bookstores 395 baht
After his rock-star reception in Brazil, his accommodating comments on gays, and his general open-mindedness that has even charmed reporters, the pontiff has proven to be a trendsetter who has shown on several occasions he will not be put in a slot. He has some strong opinions on what it means to be a follower of Christ.
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