There is no question that Pope Francis is one of the best-loved people in the world. As the head of the Roman Catholic Church, he has a huge following among the faithful yet he is also admired by many non-Catholics.
During his recent visit to Naples in Italy, the pontiff received a special gift from Don Ernesto pizzeria’s Antonio Greco: pizza!
Greco broke the protocol by jumping off the fence to personally hand his delicious creation to the pope who had previously spoken about wishing he could simply go to a pizzeria for a pizza without being recognized.
It was a great feat for Greco and his team – and the pope surely enjoyed the tasty treat.
Here’s the news report pertaining to the incident:
Here’s Greco’s personal video of his encounter with the pope: