The election of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio to the papacy is great news.
The new pope is a genuinely spiritual soul who tends to accent growth in personal holiness over efforts for structural reform. An accomplished theologian, he is especially well-known for his great humility. Despite his status, he chose to live in a simple apartment rather than in the archbishop’s palace. He also cooked his own meals and gave up his chauffeured limousine in favor of the bus.
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