Francis offered his message to more than 300,000 parishioners

The Pope officiated his first angelus with the support of thousands of parishioners

Yesterday Pope Francisco  won the hearts of more than 300,000 parishioners who gathered in the St. Pedro Square to pray the angelus, on the fifth Sunday of lent. Before the prayer he greeted everyone with a ‘good morning’, and when he said goodbye se wished all  a...

The Pope Francisco was in Ecuador

The new elected Pope Francisco, former Bishop of Buenos Aires (Argentina), was in Ecuador and did several visits to inspect the various Jesuit schools such as the San Francisco Javier de Guayaquil, Portoviejo Cristo Rey, San Gabriel and San Luis Gonzaga de Quito, San Felipe de...
2013 Conclave, where Pope Francis was elected

Why Bergoglio was chosen?

Jorge Mario Bergoglio is the first Pope belonging to the Jesuit Congregation, the largest male religious order in the world, with around 18,000 members spread over the five continents. The Jesuits have had a strong influence within the Church in more than 21 centuries of history;...
Francisco during his first mass in the Sistine Chapel

With faith and humility Francisco began his pontificate

Yesterday, Jorge Mario Bergoglio, Pope Francisco, began his pontificate and did so with atypical actions: he stopped at his hotel in Rome and paid the bill for his  stay, and finally called on all parishioners to reconstruct the Church. The Supreme Pontiff began the day with a...
Francis I inspired by San Francisco de Asis to choose his name

Francis pays homage to humility

Why chose the Pope the name Francis? Because for him the humility has been a practice of life. Their way of life is different from that of other Cardinals and bishops, since he lives in a small apartment, however that was offered him the Archbishop’s House. Profile bass, is...
Religious fans in Buenos Aires

Joy in Ecuador and Latin America for Pope Francis I

Once it became known the name of Jorge Bergoglio as the  new Pope,  Cristina Fernández, President of Argentina, in a letter released by the Government, welcomed the appointment . “It is our wish test he has, when assuming  the conduction and guide of the Church, a fruitful...
Jorge Mario Bergoglio

Francis I: humble and critical with politicians

The Pope Francis I is a Jesuit who has a vast academic background. Tango lover and fan of San Lorenzo soccer team, has kept frictions with the Governments of the late Nestor Kirchner and his wife Cristina Fernandez, current President of Argentina, for his dissagreement on issues...