World Reacts to Election of Pope Francis

This is a syndicated post from ZENIT - The World Seen From Rome. [Read the original article...]

As news of Pope Francis’ election spread, religious and world leaders congratulated the new Roman Pontiff and praised his work for the poor. President Barack Obama of the United States sent well wishes, calling the new Pope a “champion of the poor and the most vulnerable among us.” Pope Francis, he said, “carries…

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Junno Arocho Esteves (492 Posts)


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