• April 17, 2013

“He always encouraged us”

Sister Mariana Canteros, SGP, pres­i­dent of Heart’s Home in Argentina, met Cardinal Bergoglio in Buenos Aires.

“Pray for me!”, asked our new Pope, His Holiness Francis. For us, faithful of Buenos-Aires, these words had become “his words.” Each sermon, each one-on-one encounter, each letter, each con­ver­sa­tion, he would con­clude with those same words: “Pray for me.” And you could tell from his gaze that it was a request to be taken seri­ously, a request not to forget!

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