Pope Francis was elected as the successor of Pope Benedict XVI on 13th March 2013 by a papal conclave. Born on 17th December 1936 in Flores, Buenos Aires, Pope Francis has made a reputation of himself as someone open to modern and new thoughts. Throughout his tenure as the Pope, the world has seen him taking unprecedented steps to promote peace and love in the world.
Part two of our blog looking at the greatest ever popes in history focuses on other great men that came to the fore during their tenure as Pope of the Catholic Church. The heavy burden of following two thousand years of previous other great men weighs heavily on newly appointed popes. Pope John XXIII Pope … Read moreThe Greatest Ever Popes – Part 2