Pope Francisco

Ecuadorian Jesuits celebrated in honor of Pope Francisco

Yesterday, the Jesuit community  in Quito celebrated what they consider one of the most important moments in its history, since Jorge Mario Bergoglio, one of their own, is currently the highest authority of the Church. The Jesuits began their celebration with a special mass  that...
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...
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...
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...
'Black smoke', the sign that there isn't a new pope

Black smoke in the first “chimney” of the conclave

The 115 Cardinals voting in the Sistine Chapel  didn’t agree to elect the new Pope, thus stated it by the holly black smoke that came out of the chimney  in which the votes of the Cardinals were burned. If after 3 days of voting the Cardinals still have not chosen a new...
The Cardinals with his hand on the Bible

Cardinals swore to keep secrecy on what happens during the conclave

115 Cardinals end up swearing in the Sistine Chapel, as a group and individually, that they will keep the secrecy about everything that happened during the conclave which means “with key”. Since then closed the doors of the Sistine Chapel were closed, with the...
Election Time of the last Popes in history

Election Time of the last Popes in history

The Catholic world waits with expectation the election of the new pope. The conclave has begun and the election is expected to be completed within a short period. It is probable that this Friday is known the name of the new pontiff of the church. The number of days differ and so...

Rome woke up with to Pro eligendo Pontificie Mass

With a special mass and wearing read coats, hundreds of cardinals from around the world began this morning ceremonies prior to their isolation in the Sistine Chapel, where  the conclave will be held in order to appoint  the next leader of the Catholic Church. The St. Peter...
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