Francis: A Socially Conscious, Politically Passive Pope?

Cardinal Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, who kissed the feet of AIDS patients and whose trademark is humility and simplicity, could have an important social impact on the Church, even if his conservatism will disappoint the Catholic world’s liberals

Considering the burden of hope and expectations that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio carries as the new elected pope, his choice of papal name is certainly...