Papal Round-Up

Or some of the best articles I’ve read since yesterday!

It turns out we know which Francis our Pope chose to name himself after.

And here is a great take on the significance of that name.

And The Crescat has a very encapsulated version of the moments after Francis was named Pope and the naming “controversy.”

Amy Welborn has done her homework and here  you can read all about our new Pope.

And for more on the St Francis for whom our Pope is named, again, The Crescat (and I love this post btw).

If you read nothing I’ve linked to in this post, read this. It is the list of prayer requests for Pope Francis.


And now for a tweet that made me smile good: