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Vatican journalist, The Name of God is Mercy
Andrea Tornielli
Andrea Tornielli is a veteran Vatican reporter, correspondent for La Stampa, and director of the Vatican Insider website. He also writes for a variety of Italian and international magazines. His publications include the first biography of the Pope, Francis: Pope of a New World, which was translated into sixteen languages, and This Economy Kills: Pope Francis on Capitalism and Social Justice, which was translated into nine languages. His conversations with Pope Francis on the subject of mercy were turned into the book, The Name of God is Mercy.
Episode: Pope Francis: The Name of God is Mercy
Air Date: March 24, 2016
Pope Francis’ message of Mercy is touching people around the world. This week on BetterWorldians Radio, we’re speaking with Vatican journalist, Andrea Tornielli, about his conversations with the Pope that were turned into the book, The Name of God is Mercy. Tornielli will tell listeners what it was like to sit down with the Pope and how the book gives readers a glimpse at the “real heart” of Pope Francis.