Pope Francis Issues His First Encyclical 'Lumen Fidei'


German archbishop Gerhard Ludwig Muller and Canadian Cardinal Marc... News PhotoArchbishop,Attending,Congregation,Encyclical,Gerhard Ludwig Mueller,Germany,Horizontal,International Landmark,Marc Ouellet,People,Pope,Pope Francis,Press Conference,Religion,Spirituality,State of the Vatican City,VaticanPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Franco OrigliaVATICAN CITY, VATICAN - JULY 05: German archbishop Gerhard Ludwig Muller (L) and Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet (C), prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith attend a press conference at the Holy See Press Office for the presentation of Pope Francis' first encyclical, entitled 'Lumen Fidei' (The Light of Faith) on July 5, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The document continues many of Benedict's favourite themes, from the complementarity of faith and reason, to the joy of a personal encounter with Christ. Firmly situated in the Year of Faith, it's also set in the context of the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, which re-established the central role of Faith at the heart of all human relationships. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)