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Well -- Francis is -- to hold mass -- saint Peter's basilica on this Good Friday.
Yesterday the pontiff once again breaking Vatican tradition becoming the first Pope to wash the feet of women during the holy week ritual.
As he celebrating his first Easter season as Pope.
Catholic Church is experiencing a resurrection of its own.
-- -- -- is live from Saint Patrick's Cathedral in New York City -- aren't tell us how -- but the scene is there.
What you know Christians actually -- to -- let's get the evil for Good Friday services.
In the last -- holy Thursday mass was standing room only.
And there is sort of a nuisance and enthusiasm -- -- is bringing it like you said there is a sense the -- is going through is sort of resurrection.
From the moment he appeared on the balcony.
Of Saint Peter's Square Rome following his election -- -- signaled a new direction for the Catholic Church but Catholics come home campaign is seeing.
We've heard from lapsed Catholics who say they're excited about taking another look at the church.
We've heard from non Catholics who say they're excited about this new Pope.
He's a -- for the whole world.
Now this is also saying the Pope -- brings to the Catholic Church a charisma they have not seen since John Paul the second.
Alison OK so -- the faithful say that -- are excited about what -- Francis is doing.
We've seen the church has gone -- a lot the last two decades you've got the very costly sex abuse scandals the Vatican government very corrupted.
And of course the unthinkable Pope Benedict the sixteenth resigns.
You have Francis is -- style and his Latin roots there are breaking from tradition -- in these differences are scoring big with not just Catholics but Protestants and evangelicals but.
This is the season of Easter what had been -- dead coming back to life.
And in that way says he sees cardinal Donald world that sticker price is now a symbol of the Catholic Church living out that part.
Of the gospel message.
And every Easter -- will be able to ground and -- power.
To Easter message is all about so in that sense you can say yes there's that there's a -- -- and that.
Having a new Pope.
He's bringing to the church.
And it actually is related to the fact that he's saying remember Christ mistress.
Google also says this is part of God's providential plan that we'll Francis is the right man for at this moment in time.
-- That's a nice message -- have a wonderful holiday weekend.
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