In what Rocco calls “more Francis chaos,” on Holy Thursday after the Chrism Mass Pope Francis crashed a lunch with priests in Rome who serve the poor:

Pope Francis had lunch with seven Roman priests on Thursday after celebrating the Chrism Mass in the Vatican Basilica. The meal took place in the apartment of Archbishop Angelo Becciu, Substitute for General Affairs of the Secretariat of State. Most of the priests work with the poor and under-privileged in the suburbs of Rome. The Archbishop has held this lunch for several years, and when Pope Francis heard about it, he wanted to attend.

The priests were impressed with how “heard” they felt, how attentively Francis listened to them.

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