2013-03-21 / Worship
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish
Habemus Papam! We have a Pope! Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected Pope last week and has chosen the name Francis in honor of St. Francis of Assisi. There are many “firsts” in his Popacy: the first one to take the name “Francis;” the first Pope from the Southern Hemisphere; first Pope outside of Europe since 731 A.D.; first Pope from the Jesuit Order.
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