Galloway Reacts to New Pope: What do you Think?
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected pope on Wednesday. What do you think?
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, 76, of Argentina, was elected the new pope of the Catholic Church on Wednesday, March 13, and Galloway Township has already begun to react, via Facebook.
"I think this new POPE could be very good for us," Marge Nelson Gardner wrote in response to a question posed on Facebook by Galloway Patch.
Other reactions read as follows:
Lynn Stinziano: "May God Bless him. Love the name and whom it stands for!"
Dawn Huggins Ireland: " St. Francis is the patron saint of animals & poor. Very humble man."
Mary Griffiths-Moliver: "Wonderful!"
Tammy Truax Schroer: "Perfect for him for they say he is a very simple and humble man. I think we'll finally see positive things happening in our church!!! May God Bless him."
Nanette LoBiondo Galloway: "Great for Latin America to be recognized."
Jean Feeley: "Well, I hope he is good, but wish it was cardinal Dolan. Next time."
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