Why Young People Like The Pope More Than The Church
Pope Francis' charisma and unorthodox stances on social issues have helped him gain huge support among young people.By Samantha Crook | September 22, 2015
The pope is making his first U.S. tour, and young people might have more to get excited about than with popes past.
Pope Francis is known for engaging closely with the public and for his more liberal stances on climate change, poverty and financial reform. (Video via Rome Reports)
"Make a mess, but then also help to tidy it up. A mess which gives us a free heart, a mess which gives us solidarity, a mess which gives us hope," Pope Francis said in address to young people in Paraguay earlier this summer.