Pope Francis

Pope Francis

A Man of His Word

DVD - 2018
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Follows Pope Francis as he travels the world spreading his message about today's global questions, such as death, social justice, immigration, inequality, and the role of the family.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
Copyright Date: ©2018
Call Number: DVD B FRAN
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 35 min.) : sound, color, black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Dolby digital 5.1
video file,region 1,rda
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Feb 02, 2019

Wow! This DVD Documentary is for all people, religious and unreligious, alike!
This Pope has many helpful, relevant things to say about many aspects, from global warming, pollution, endangered animal species to helping the Refugees and prisoners! He is correct in saying that we have become less compassionate, less caring!
He uses humour in his speeches to get his points across!

I am not a Catholic, but I am really impressed with his humility, renounciation of personal wealth, his wisdom,his deep caring for people from different walks of life, etc etc! He emulates the life and values of Jesus and Francis of Assisi, whose name he took!
He talks about Francis of Assisi in history, how Francis played an important role in getting both sides during the Crusades to cease fighting, despite the obvious dangers to himself!

This Pope goes in the middle of severe storms to encourage and give support to the people who have lost their homes, relatives in Philippines, etc! He gives them hope! He doesn't seem to be too concerned with own personal safety when he travels to these destinations!
He shows solidarity with the suffering and the ill, the young and the old in various countries! He is multi-lingual!
He washes the feet of the Refugees at the Refugee camps and the Prisoners in prisons, visits the hospitals and clinics just as Jesus taught!
He really makes one sit up and listen! He is really down-to-earth!

This Pope believes in the intercultural and interreligious dialogue, and working together for more peace in the communities!
An amazing man and leader! He has not allowed the power he has to corrupt him! That takes strength!
He does give his views on the difficult issues within the Catholic Church, also, such as pedophilia and sexual abuse! He admonishes the Bishops to punish such Priests and report this crime to the authorities, to safeguard the vulnerable children!
Unforgettable man and leader!

Nevertheless, this Documentary is one-sided, therefore, biased! Would be good to hear the other side and issues I have read about in the media!

Jan 20, 2019

Good documentary showing what this Pope wants to do and leading by example encourage us to do as well. Good message!

Dec 07, 2018

Progressive, innovative and energetic Pope who is more than ready to reform the world!


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