VANITY FAIR Magazine in Italy has name Pope Francis man of the year.They quote the Pontiff saying that priests should be like "shepherds living with the smell of the sheep." Included in the article are quotes from 5 celebrities praising the new leader of tthe Catholic Church. They are Andrea Bocelli, Elton John, Erri De Luca, Dacia Maraini, and Giorgio Faletti. Elton John was quoted as saying, "Francis is a miracle of humility in an era of vanity" "His first one hundred days have already placed him in the category of world leaders who make history," said Vanity Fair. The famous singer Bocelli explained that our new Pope is a gift from God.
(See the full article in Italian : http://www.vanityfair.it/news/italia/13/07/09/cover-vanity-papa-francesco)