New Pope Is Selected | VideoJulie Leonardi | 3/13/2013
Bells were ringing at St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Minot for over an hour until the new Pope revealed himself, bringing excitement to Catholics anticipating a new Holy Father.
Father Justin Waltz explained how thrilled he was over the news. “Today`s joy and excitement with Francis I certainly balances out, if not outweighs any loss we experienced as the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI stepped down.”
Pope Francis I is 76 years old, and considered to be a conservative.