Pope Francis kissing Muslims’ feet is the most uplifting thing you’ll see today
"Pope Francis washed & kissed the feet of 12 refugees at a migrant center outside of Rome." https://t.co/5XHVJvQBMv
— ¡Gabe! Ortíz (@TUSK81) March 25, 2016
What did the progressive Pope do this time?
In a ceremony for Maudy Thursday (marks the day of the Last Supper), the Pope washed and kissed the feet of 12 refugees. He said,
“All of us together: Muslims, Hindus, Catholics, Copts, Evangelicals ... all brothers and children of the same God"
Pope Francis also officially decreed that women would be part of the ceremony from here on out.
Yet again, Francis gives us a refreshing and welcome view on the world and people are loving it:
What moral leadership looks like: https://t.co/8BE6TpSI8J
— Michael Gerson (@MJGerson) March 25, 2016
A unique way for changing the hatred in the society.... https://t.co/nzCMjryzSI
— MAJID MURAD (@AnzalMajid) March 25, 2016
— Lekeisha Sumner (@LekeishaSumner) March 25, 2016
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Samantha is a senior at Georgetown studying English and studio art. She has written for USA TODAY College, The Hoya, DC Life Magazine, and Smithsonian, among others, and is the current co-editor-in-chief of Georgetown campus publication Venture Capitol, which covers entrepreneurship and startups in DC. When not reporting or shooting with her Nikon, she's surrounded by books on Greek mythology and neuroscience or listening to tech podcasts on her way to Bikram yoga.