The Supreme Pontiff Supreme Pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church

His Holiness Pope Francis

He was born in Flores Barrio of Buenos Aires in 17th December, 1936

Ordained Priest on December 13th, 1969

Provincial Superior of the Society of Jesus in Argentina from  1973 –  1979

Appointed Titular Bishop of Auca and Auxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires on May 20, 1992

Consecrated a Bishop on June 27, 1992.

Appointed Co- Adjutor Archbishop of Buenos Aires on June 3, 1997

Ordinary of the Ordinariate for the Faithful of the Eastern Rites in Argentina 1998 – 2013

Created and Proclaimed Cardinal on February 21, 2001

President of the Argentina Episcopal Conference 2005 – 2011

Elected the 266th Successor of St. Peter, March 13, 2013