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With more than 250 previously unpublished photographs, Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People's Pope follows the pontiff through a year in his life, from daily prayers to international pastoral visits, offering a rare look at life behind the scenes with His Holiness Pope Francis.Inspiring photographs from Pope Francis's official photographer Rodolfo Felici capture both significant and informal events, from papal visits throughout the world to spontaneous moments at the Vatican, creating an exceptionally intimate portrait of the pope and an inside look at papal life.
In Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People's Pope, this close-up is coupled with the inside knowledge of author Father Michael Collins, a former adviser at the Vatican, who provides a complete look at Pope Francis's journey from his boyhood in Argentina to the workings of the papacy and the Holy City.Created in full cooperation with the Vatican, Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People's Pope is a beautiful tribute to His Holiness Pope Francis, the first Jesuit and Latin American pope and a true pope of the people.Also available in Spanish edition.
'The book holds true to DK's other works: It is a joy to read and to look at.' - The Advocate
'Through this book, the reader gains not only countless insights into the heart of Pope Francis, but a deeper understanding of and appreciation for the papacy and our Catholic faith.' - Catholic Standard
'For every Catholic institution coffee table and many a Catholic home.' - America Magazine
ISBN: 9781465439833 ISBN-10: 1465439838 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 251 Published: 4th August 2015 Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 27.7 x 23.9
Weight (kg): 1.41