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Boy who inspired the pope in Brazil is entering religious life

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Ricardo Sanches - published on 01/20/22

His encounter with Pope Francis changed his life.

The image above moved the world. Behind it, there’s a story of courage, faith and vocation.

The year was 2013, and Pope Francis was making his first apostolic trip. He went to Brazil to participate in World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro.

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