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The Pope's push for change stirs anxiety and hope

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 05:50
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Pope Francis waving as he is driven from Jose Marti international airport to Havana's downtown during his visit to Cuba on Saturday. He will arrive in Washington on Tuesday.

Vatican City

DAYS after the election of Pope Francis, word reached the Vatican press office that the new pontiff was unexpectedly celebrating morning Mass. Other popes had presided over morning services, too, but as the world (and the Vatican press office) would soon realise, Francis did