Saturday, November 23, 2013

Genealogy of Pope Francis

During the next few weeks we will review in detail the genealogy of Pope Francis (Latin: Franciscus). Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and was elected on March 13 2013 as Bishop of Rome, succeeding Benedict XVI. He is the 266th and current Pope of the Catholic Church.
The discussion of his genealogy in this blog is intended as a humble tribute to the leader of the Catholic Church