Bishop of Rome
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Pope Francis in 2015
Papacy began 13 March 2013
Predecessor Benedict XVI
Ordination 13 December 1969 by Ramón José Castellano
Consecration 27 June 1992 by Antonio Quarracino
Created Cardinal 21 February 2001 by John Paul II
Personal details
Birth name Jorge Mario Bergoglio
Born (1936-12-17) 17 December 1936 (age 80)Flores, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nationality Argentine (with Vatican citizenship)

Apostolic Palace, Vatican City (de jure)

Domus Sanctae Marthae (de facto)
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for Build the hose to me

God bless you father

I am reginprakashraj.I have been in srilanka . previous month you had visited our country I proud and blessing of your came. Fr. I have not parents but I had completed in M.sc (Master of science in information technology with some priest's help and my part time work at India. I had stayed at india from 1990-2010 in refugee camp. that time i have only be there and studying so thanks to jesus. but, presently i have been return to srilanka but i have not any land or house but i have not money to buy and build. please fr. help to build the house ....I have kneel down and asking you please i needs your help to staying house help me. god with you fr.

my contact number is 0094712513687
email ID regin.tamil@gmail.com
62,Kacheri Quarters ,
nelson pura

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