SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
March 13, 2013
March 13, 2013
No one here was prepared for his election – President Kirchner was oblivious to the news, tweeting about public projects in Patagonia
March 13, 2013
Just moments after being elected, Pope Francis gave his first 'Urbi et Orbi' blessing as he stood on the balcony overlooking St Peter's Square
March 13, 2013
Let's pray that he will inspire all Catholics to join him in the urgent task of rebuilding the Church
March 13, 2013
This profile of Cardinal Bergoglio first appeared in The Catholic Herald on October 7 2005
March 13, 2013
'It looks as if my brothers the cardinals went to fetch [the new Pope] from the end of the world!'
March 13, 2013
To many in Buenos Aires, he is known simply as 'Father Jorge'
March 13, 2013
The cardinal, who is the first Jesuit to be elected Pope, will be known as Pope Francis
March 13, 2013
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
March 13, 2013
In St Peter's Square, pilgrims are hopeful, excited, and a little anxious
March 13, 2013
The Church needs more than an 'obvious' candidate – we need an exceptional one
March 13, 2013
It is called the 'room of tears' for a reason
March 13, 2013
Live coverage of the new pope's first appearance
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