So Polish Karol Wotyla became Pope John Paul II, returning to Poland months later and establishing World Youth Days during his pontificate. German Joseph Ratzinger was elected Pope after the death of John Paul II, returning to Germany months later to preside over World Youth Day in Cologne.
|The last 3 Popes...together!|
And now Argentinian Jorge Mario Bergoglio is now POPE FRANCIS, who will return to South America in a few months to preside over World Youth Day Rio! Habemus Papam Franciscum!!!
|Click on the picture to read Pope Francis' opening words to the world!|