People don't like change, so it's bound to cause a stir. What is very interesting though is the response of the media, far too much hyperbole as usual. When he was Archbishop of Buenos Aires Pope Francis made a point of celebrating Mass with the prostitutes of Buenos Aires, kissing the feet of AIDS victims and celebrated mass in the streets with the homeless. He has also celebrated Mass in prisons before.
It's the RCC Curia who are next on the list!