2067 : New Pope is a Honorary Rotarian from Argentina!
- New Pope is a Honorary Rotarian from Argentina!
Jorge Mario Bergoglio born on December 17, 1936, is now Pope Francis (Latin: Franciscus;) He is the 266th and current Pope of the Catholic Church, elected on March 13, 2013. He chose his regnal name in honor of the co-founder of the Society of Jesus Francis Xavier. He is the first Pope born in the Americas, and the first Pope from the Southern Hemisphere. Beginning in 1998, he served as the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, and was promoted to Cardinal in 2001.
He is a honorary member of RC of Buenos Aires from 1999.
Source : RGHF
Courtesy : www.eflashonline.org