Lumen Fidei: Pope Francis’s First Encyclical

Lumen Fidei, or the ‘Light of Faith’ is the title of Pope Francis’ first encyclical, which was released on July 5th. The document, which reflects on the ‘Year of Faith’ was started by Benedict XVI while he was still Pope. After his resignation, the document was passed on to Pope Francis.

Read Lumen Fidei on the Vatican’s web site.