Anniversary of Election of Pope Francis

13.3.2024 Katoliška cerkev Papež Frančišek
Foto: Vatican Media

Today, the Catholic Church in Slovenia commemorates the election of Cardinal Bergoglio to the seat of the Apostle Peter, wishing him an abundance of God's blessing. On December 17, 1936, Pope was born in Argentina, became Archbishop in 1998, and Cardinal in 2001. On March 13, 2013, he was elected 266th Pope of the Catholic Church and chose the name Francis.