Pope Francis during a papal audience in St. Peter's Square of Vatican City in Rome, Italy on Sep 2013 (Photo by Rex Features/AP Images). He appears to be a breath of fresh air to the faithful of the world, and I'm not even Catholic.
Walter Pierson, Roman Catholic Carthusian Monk and English Martyr, With six other Carthusians, he was starved to death in prison by English authorities for opposing the religious policies of King Henry VIII
St Therese in death - 1905 - charcoal by Céline, 93 x 151 cm. Céline’s notes: I was inspired by the photograph right after her death (photo no. 6 of TH), a photo with badly placed shadows but really showed the smile I tried hard to render.