The Francis Factor at Five

Last week, the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life at Georgetown University hosted The Francis Factor at Five Years: Reflection and Dialogue. The event featured a talk by Fr. Antonio Spadaro, SJ, the editor in chief of La Civiltà Cattolica, followed by a panel of Greg Erlandson, the director and editor-in-chief of Catholic News Service; Sr. Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande; and Kirsten Powers, CNN political analyst and co-host of the new faith and politics podcast @thefaithangle.

Here are some highlights of the event: