On March 13, 2013 the College of Cardinals elected Jorge Mario Bergolio the new Pope of the Roman Catholic Church. The new Pope selected Francis as his Papal name. Noted below are links to various sources of information on Pope Francis. Please also visit our Facebook page for links.
The inauguration Mass will be Tuesday, March 19 at 12:50 am Pacific Time. Salt and Light will be broadcasting the Inauguration Mass Live. Click here for link
Who is Jorge Mario Bergoglio (Seattle Archdiocese)
Pope Francis Explains Choice of Name (Catholic News Service)
Vatican Releases Papal Coat of Arms and Motto (Catholic News Service)
Pope Francis’ inauguration brings world to Rome (Catholic News Agency)