The Communication Foundation for Asia is releasing a commemorative comic book edition of the life and teachings of Pope Francis.
Titled “A Pope Named Francis: A Pope for the Poor… A Man of Mercy and Compassion”, CFA aims to inspire young Pinoys to be like Pope Francis and present him “as a model on how to transform Catholic social teachings in action.
The 36-page Pope Francis Illustrated Komiks that will come out in English and Filipino versions, contains different stories in Philippine setting with quotes from Pope Francis on the following themes:
- On a Call for the youth
– On Life & Dignity
– On the Call to Family, Community & Participation
– On Solidarity
– On Dignity of Work
– On Rights and Responsibilities
– On Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
– On Care for God’s Creation
Pope Francis is due to visit the Philippines January 15 to 19.