2013-03-13 22:41:52

Habemus Papam: an historic day

(Vatican Radio) Reciting the Latin formula, Habemus Papam, the Proto Deacon, French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran appeared on the central balcony of Saint Peter’s Basilica Wednesday evening to announce the election of the 265th Successor of Saint Peter. Tracey McClure looks back at that historic moment and at the figure of the Church's first Jesuit and Latin American pontiff, Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio who took the name of Pope Francis.

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