A pope who plans carefully?

COVER IS FOR YOUR ONE-TIME EXCLUSIVE USE ONLY AS A TIE-IN WITH THE AUGUST 2015 ISSUE OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE. NO SALES, NO TRANSFERS. COVER MAY NOT BE CROPPED OR ALTERED IN ANY WAY. ©National GeographicNational Geographic has posted a feature article on Pope Francis with snippets of interviews with the Pope’s circle of close friends. These shed much light on his plans and strategy for the future of the Church, and suggest that Pope Francis, far from being spontaneous and guileless, carefully plans the things he says and does.