Pope Francis held the girl's hand during the papal audience
Pope Francis became popular with many people around the world after a dramatic encounter between him and a small girl with Down syndrome.
In the story shared by a Catholic online publication, the pretty girl with Down syndrome rose from her seat during a papal audience and went to Pope Francis during term.
The security forces quickly moved in to take her to her mother.
The Pope stopped all and said to the girl: "Come next to me." The girl then sat down beside him and the Holy Father continued to preach while holding hands girls.
@TradCatFem Tweeted: "A girl with Down syndrome, got up during a regular papal ministry and went to @ Pontifex.
Security guards quickly moved in and took them back with them The Pope stopped her and said to her, "Come, sit down next to me." She then sat down beside him and he continued his sermon and held her hands. "
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