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NCCA Media Release: Humble man welcomed as 266th Pope

Thursday, 14 March 2013 07:32

The announcement early this morning that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio from Argentina has been elected the 266th pope for the Roman Catholic Church has been welcomed by the National Council of Churches in Australia (NCCA).  He has taken the pontifical name of Francis I.

 

Read the full media release at the NCCA website