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Roman Pope Francis The Pope of the People Figurine

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Roman Pope Francis The Pope of the People Figurine
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  • Material: Resin
  • Statue Size: Dimensions 4" H x 1.75" W x 1.125"D
  • Roman Exclusive

On the front:

Pope Francis

The Pope of the People

 The first Pope of                                                         Prayer card included.

the Americas.                                                               Life story on back.

Prayer for Pope

Francis

O Holy Father, beloved

shepherd, we ask you to

look with mercy and love

on your servant Pope Francis,

whom you have selected to

lead your holy Church.

We pray, by your hand, that he may serve with

wisdom and compassion to those over whom he

presides. Through your

beloved son Jesus Christ,

who reigns with you in heaven, for ever and ever. Amen.

Exclusively by ROMAN Inc.

 

On the back:

Pope Francis

The Pope of the People

 Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born December 17th, 1936 in Flores, a

"barrio" of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was the first of five

children born to Italian immigrants. Mario Jose Bergoglio and

Regina Maria Sivori. In 1955 Jorge, chose the path of the priesthood. He

studied theology, philosophy and humanities, and later received his

doctorate in theology. He taught literature, theology and psychology at

two colleges in Buenos Aires.

Jorge Bergoglio was ordained December 13, 1969, and four years later

began serving in provincial Argentina. In 1992 Pope John Paul 11

appointed him titular Bishop of Auca and Auxiliary of Buenos Aires. Later

that year, he received episcopal ordination from the Cardinal. He chose

as his motto, "miserando atque eligendo", which in Latin means, "by

having mercy, by choosing him." In 1998 he was elected archbishop of

Buenos Aires. Pope John Paul II appointed him is carnal three years

later. Cardinal Bergoglio chose humble accommodations, instead of th

 luxurious housing available to him. He often road public transit to work,

cooked his own meals and made frequent visits to the slums of Buenos

Aires, where he is simply known as father "Jorge"

 on March 13th, 2013 Cardinal Bergoglio was elected to succeed

Pope Benedict XVI. We chose the papal name Francis in honor of saint

Francis of Assisi. Hailed as "the first pope of the Americas, and "the first

Jesuit Pope"  Pope Francis known for his humility, the service to the

poor, and it's unrelenting commitment to building Bridges between

people of all ages, backgrounds and beliefs-earning him the title of 

"The pope of the people"

 Roman, Inc, have been a manufacturer of the highest quality religious and inspirational decor and giftware for all occasions and holidays for more than 50 years. Roman Inc are best known for their award-winning collections such as Fontanini Heirloom Nativity, Joseph's Studio, Seraphim Classics, and so many more. Roman Inc have inspirational products for every occasion, every holiday, and every person.