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When I learned of the election of our new Roman Pontiff, His Holiness Pope Francis, the first thing I did was to spend a few moments in the chapel at my residence praying for him.
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He leaned back in his chair and smiled as he began to reminisce about his more than 42 years as a priest for the Diocese of Belleville.
At 55, she is one of the youngest women in her religious order. This, she sees as an opportunity, not a burden. But then her life has been about opportunity and growth — in faith and in relationship with God.