Will Pope Francis revitalize ecumenism and interfaith dialogue?

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As the world is starting to get to know Pope Francis better, positive attention has focused on his humility and simplicity, his initial pastoral and populist gestures, his shunning of some of the trappings and customs of his new office, on his Franciscan “program” and Jesuit formation, his commitment to the poor, and of course his provenance from Latin America and the global south.