Pope Francis’ first homily as pope

On Mar. 14, 2013, Pope Francis preached his first homily as pope to the cardinal electors, gathered in the Sistine Chapel for the “Missa Pro Ecclesia.” In that homily, the pope highlighted three keys, which would be constitutive of his pontificate: journeying,

Pope Francis: The first decade

It has been 10 years since Pope Francis was elected to the See of Peter. During this time, his scorecard of accomplishments has been impressive: He has published three encyclicals and five apostolic exhortations. He has made 40 foreign trips and counting.