Jorge from Argentina: The Story of Pope Francis for Children

Jorge from Argentina: The Story of Pope Francis for Children

by Marlyn Evangelina Monge




He was a regular boy who lived in an ordinary neighborhood in Argentina. He never imagined he world step onto a grand balcony to cheers from around the world. Discover how Jorge Mario Bergoglio grew up to become the first pope from the Americans-and the first Pope Francis. This illustrated biography presents Pope Francis's childhood, youth, and adulthood to children. Jorge from Argentina gives kids the chance to connect with Pope Frances and find in his story an inspiring role model of our Catholic faith.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780819840066
Publisher: Pauline Books & Media
Publication date: 10/01/2013
Pages: 58
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 7 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction iv

A New Beginning 1

Grandma's House 4

Happy Days 7

Helping Hands 11

Going to Work 14

An Unexpected Discovery 17

An Important Choice 21

Next Steps 24

A Priest Forever 27

Troubles and Terror 31

An Airport Meeting 34

One with the People 38

Sadness, and a New Shepherd 41

Miracles with Jesus 44

Surprising News 48

Bowing and Blessing 51

Go and Make Disciples 55

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