Being a pope had nothing at all to do with god. it was all bout their own wants, desires, control & power. Oh, and wealth, of course! They had more gold & jewels and other luxuries than many rulers did!
Not been fact checked. OP: Maybe if we'd been shown a more realistic representation of what the actual man would have looked like, dark-skinned people wouldn't be subjected to the prejudice they've suffered for many centuries.
There's no room for belief in rigorous science. Just curiosity, the desire to dedicate your life to the greater good, and the drive to never give up. "SCIENCE doesn't really give a shit about your BELIEFS"