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New Pope Elected

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Susan10146857 Report 13 Mar 2013 19:18

Pope Francis the First.....Argentinian

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio

Edit:-I must have been writing when you posted Sylvia


SylviaInCanada Report 13 Mar 2013 19:17

Archbishop of Buenos Aires elected

to be known as Pope Francis

he's 77 years of old


AnnCardiff Report 13 Mar 2013 18:58

and my family line is Breakspear :-D Uncle Nick as he's known in our family


Susan10146857 Report 13 Mar 2013 18:52

I expect this has already been discussed, but if not

The only English Pope

Pope Adrian IV, born Nicholas Breakspear or Breakspeare, was Pope from 1154 to 1159. Adrian IV has been the only Englishman so far to occupy the papal chair. Wikipedia


OneFootInTheGrave Report 13 Mar 2013 18:08

White smoke coming from the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel which means that a new Pope has been elected