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David Gibson

David Gibson

David Gibson is a national reporter for RNS and an award-winning religion journalist, author and filmmaker. He has written several books on Catholic topics. His latest book is on biblical artifacts: "Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery," which was also the basis of a popular CNN series.


  1. Joseph Waheed

    Respected Pope Francis, Greeting in the name of Jesus Christ. I belong to Lahore Pakistan. I share some problem with you. The Principal Convent Of Jesus and Mary Sister Pilar Vila San Juan, terminate the teachers without any reason. By force get the resign.Not give the experience letter.Not give the all benefits. Threat the poor Christian teacher.Thanks and best regard.

  2. Francis has been a great example of how we should live in this world and he shows such humility. I don’t even think it would have mattered what faith he is a part of. If he was an atheist acting like that, I think he would still have been admired by many people because of his attitude and his gestures towards things.