Pope is the first Latin American Jesuit history. Jorge Bergoglio Francisco adopted the name for his identification with St. Francis of Assisi and his apostolate aimed at deep and peaceful reforms to clean up the image of a church hit by terrible scandals.
The excardenal of Buenos Aires, who took office on March 13, 2013, is now the most popular figure in Italy, with a wide range of acceptance within Catholicism, having shed all condemn luxury and wealth, social injustice and misconduct.
“Foods that are thrown away they steal food from the table of the poor”, he said to his faithful.
“The worship of the golden calf has found a new and insensitive image worship of money and the dictatorship of an economy that has no face,” he reiterated on another occasion.
Their struggle is to regain the dignity and credibility of the Catholic Church says, and his charisma, simplicity and humility have been the weapons to win the affection of his followers. Not for nothing, three months after assuming the papacy Bergoglio, managed to triple the number of followers of the official Twitter account of Pope, who at the time of Benedict had 2 million followers and now with more than seven million Twitter users .
Its main objectives are run globally profound changes in terms of economics. after the G8 meeting in Northern Ireland, the Bishop of Rome sent a letter to the chairmen, which reminded them that his main priority should be to eradicate poverty.
In these first hundred days as pontiff, Bergoglio has managed to turn the page, to make a criticism, observed and frowned Universal Church, in an aura of hope and change.