Reasons why Pope Francis is cool

Published: Dec 24 2013 01:58:06 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 23 2014 10:15:15 AM EST

Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.

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In June, Pope Francis made headlines when he excommunicated members of the Mafia and then halted his motorcade on the way back home to the Vatican to bless a severely disabled young woman.

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