Pope Francis revealed that he once worked as a bouncer at a nightclub in Buenos Aires – and it's starting a big conversation on social media, calling Francis the coolest pope ever. Jon Favreau (@jonfavs)
In his Sunday Angelus address Pope Francis said that merely obeying the rules isn’t enough to make us holy, but that if we truly want to serve God our conversion has to be deeper, changing the heart.. See: http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/pope-francis-conversion-isnt-just-an-appearance-its-a-matter-of-the-heart-71699/
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Dec Jorge Mario Bergoglio became Pope Francis on Mar when he was named the pope of the Roman Catholic Church. Bergoglio, the first pope from the Americas, took his papal title after St. Francis of Assisi of Italy.
Pope Francis’ Latest Mission: Stopping Nuclear Weapons. For Pope Francis, nuclear disarmament, like most everything, must be viewed from the position of the poor instead of the position of the powerful. Inequality and nuclear power are interwoven. “Spending on nuclear weapons squanders the wealth of nations,” Pope Francis wrote to the Vienna Humanitarian Conference in December. “To prioritize such spending is a mistake and a misallocation of resources which would be far better invested in…