This is a surprise. It’s great that none of the talking heads really considered him as a top contender this time around.
Jorge Mario Bergoglio is a firm defender of Catholic moral teaching on sexual ethics. We are most grateful to God for having elected another solid Pope who will continue on the legacy of defending marriage, family and the unborn.
Maybe God is sending the final nail in the coffin to those who think that social justice – authentic social justice – can be had without a respect for human life.
One thing that keeps rolling around in my mind is this famous message: “Francis, rebuild my Church” – the famous message given by God to Francis of Assisi.
Let us pray for our new Pope.