Texans respond to election of new Pope
Jorge Mario Bergoglio, until last week the archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina, is now Pope Francis, leader of the world’s more than 1 billion Roman Catholics, following his election March 13 in Rome.
Wilson County NewsMarch 20, 2013 2,864 views 1 comment
“I believe Pope Francis will be a positive and favorable influence on the world as he leads the Catholic Church,” said Gary Shank of La Vernia after the announcement last week that the cardinals gathered in Rome had reached a consensus. “He seems to be a very humble and compassionate man who is loved and respected not only by those whom he has served, but also by the cardinals and other leaders of the Catholic Church as well.” . . .
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