In an outstanding act of humility; Pope Francis bowed to the Jordanian queen Rania.
As leader of the world’s 1.2billion-strong Catholic community, protocol usually dictates that visitors bow to him when they meet him at the Vatican.
But when Rania came to the Holy See with her husband King Abdullah II on Thursday, he inverted that formality by lowering his head to her.
He made no discernible bow toward her husband, the king. The Jordanian royals were leaving following a private audience with the pope in his library.
‘Francis behaves as he did before he became pope and is not interested in protocol’, a senior Vatican official told the Daily Telegraph.
The Roman Catholic pope then went on to pose in pictures with youth who came to the Vatican as seen in the following picture:
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