Okay, so maybe your faith in humanity didn’t need to be restored. Or maybe you already had faith in the Catholicism. Or maybe you didn’t. Or maybe you see the photos below and are still not about to join the Roman Catholic Church. But whatever you believe, it’s true that social media is buzzing today with with “awws” and “awesomes” about Pope Francis’s spontaneous moment welcoming a young boy on stage over the weekend. When the boy appeared during Pope Francis’s presentation during a summit on the family Saturday, the pope welcomed him gently, even seating him atop the papal chair when security was unable to shoo the child offstage.
This Buzzfeed article will do more for evangelization among Millennials than 100 encyclicals. http://t.co/EqhHU0xvfJ
— Domenico Bettinelli (@bettnet) October 30, 2013
Amen to that.
You can watch video of the moment unfold below. The cuteness begins at 3:24:47.