Silversmith Designs Special Chalice For Old Friend Pope Francis’ U.S. VisitAfter an article in Time magazine publicized his idea for the all-American chalice he said the donations poured into his shop.
Pope Francis Delivers Informal Homily In First Mass As PontiffFrancis showed how different he would be as a pastor, giving an off-the-cuff homily about the need to walk with God, build up his church and confess and at one point, referring to children building sand castles on the beach.
Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio Elected, Takes Name Pope FrancisArgentine Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope, the first ever from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium.
Local Catholics Flock To St. Patrick's Cathedral For Introduction Of New PopeThere was great anticipation leading up to the naming of the new pope Wednesday. The faithful flocked to St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan to pray for their new leader.