Every picture’s picture tells a story, and more

Categories: Nation/World

Sept. 13, 2013, edition
CNS photo / L’Osservatore Romano

These young people from northern Italy will have a cherished souvenir from their meeting in Rome, thanks to Pope Francis, who posed for a “selfie” with them in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican Aug. 28. But this photo of photo-taking sheds light as well on the Holy Father as a man in touch with his flock and the times.