Skip to content Skip to navigation

Social:

RSS:

Vatican Radio

The voice of the Pope and the Church in dialogue with the World

language:

Features \ Church History

OSV editor: B-day recollections of Pope Francis (Part 2)

Pope Francis, Argentinian cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio appears at the window of St Peter's Basilica's balcony after being elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church on March 13, 2013 - ANSA

Pope Francis, Argentinian cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio appears at the window of St Peter's Basilica's balcony after being elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church on March 13, 2013 - ANSA

17/12/2016 11:52

(Vatican Radio) Here is the second installment of a 2-part collection of reminiscences and recollections produced by the Managing Editor of Our Sunday Visitor (and long-time friend of Vatican Radio), Don Clemmer, in honor of Pope Francis' 80th birthday. This second part brings together a series of reactions from people who knew the man, Jorge Mario Bergoglio, when they heard he had been elected 265th Successor to Peter. Click here to listen to Part 2

17/12/2016 11:52