Pope Francis is the 266th and current Pope of the Roman Catholic Church, a title
he holds ex ... 1 Early years; 2 Pre-papal career, 1958–2013 ..... this request to
prevent the conclave from de...
1 day ago ... Pope Francis marks a comeback for “old-time curialists” ... went to Italians,
increasing by three the number of top Vatican jobs held by Italians. ... senior
leaders closest to Pope Francis today would have been at home then too.
Feb 23, 2016 ... Pope Francis celebrated the feast of the Chair of St. Peter with a ... adding that
the stone “is Christ, the foundation on which Peter too was built.
Sep 14, 2015 ... As Americans brace for the coming of Pope Francis, here's a basic fact about the
man often dubbed the ... During his first week on the job, he jokingly blessed a
dog. ... "My guess is he won't be too specific," Hehir said.
Mar 13, 2013 ... Pope Francis, the first man in the modern era from outside Europe to ... by some
observers too old for the job — particularly following Benedict, ...
Mar 5, 2014 ... “Pope Francis has done a good job bringing the right things back into focus… ...
David F., a 69-year-old from California who is retired from the ... regularly
because she felt church teachings were too strict and the Mass itself felt ...
Sep 23, 2015 ... Some of the 20th century popes had some interesting jobs before they took to the
Mar 14, 2013 ... Lupica: Age is nothing but a number: Give Pope Francis a chance at ... Right
away you hear that the new Pope, at 76, is too old for the job, too ...
Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic
Church in March 2013, becoming Pope Francis. He is the first pope from the
Jan 22, 2015 ... Pope Francis has a serious blind spot and it's beginning to show. ... make
responsible choices, their employment, income and education levels .... Why
would a pope - any pope - change or modify the teaching of a 2,000-year old
Church? ... Too much is taken out of context by writers like Ms Thackray above ...