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With Pope Francis, Catholicism has a new brand -- an everyman's pope

With Pope Francis, Catholicism has a new brand -- an everyman's pope

Among the memorable images from Pope Francis' visit to the United States are the pontiff addressing Congress, celebrating Mass at Madison Square Garden and standing before Independence Hall.

Then there's the black Fiat hatchback.

The 1.4-liter model 500L starts at $19,345 and gets 33 miles per gallon on the highway.

An everyman's car.

As Francis scooted around Washington and Philadelphia in the back seat, eschewing the gas-guzzling Mercedes SUV of his predecessor, the symbolism resonated as powerfully as any of his speeches:

An everyman's pope.

Returning the Roman Catholic Church to the people is his mission. Just maybe, church watchers and members say,...

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