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Amy thank you let's find out.
More about the new Pope correspondent Shannon Bream has that part of the story.
One of five children born to an Italian immigrant father Jorge mogul Leo originally had plans to become a chemist.
But abandon those in favor of the priesthood and spend much of his career teaching others.
The first Pope from the America's hope Francis is staunchly orthodox on the issues of abortion contraception and same sex marriage.
Even provoking a public rebuke from Argentina's president after opposing legislation giving new inheritance an adoption rights to gay couples.
I don't think that any of them personal conscience would be concerned about a review whether it's up.
President whether it's a street sweeper we have to do what we have to do -- that means.
Uphold the teachings of the church teachings of Christ himself.
And -- more progressive Catholic organizations no -- Francis will not break with church doctrine on liberal social issues.
They are very encouraged about the example he set by visiting aids patients kissing and washing their feet and his commitment to the poor.
But people don't know this but he's somebody who -- having a large -- for his the -- He's somebody who takes public transit to work he cooks his own meals that's unusual to have somebody in the Vatican in the chair of saint Peter who represents those values.
Is something that we need in the 20% sure.
There seems to be strong enthusiasm about the fact that the electors selected a man from a region where Protestant evangelicals have been making strong gains.
I think it's interesting because we see -- that church growing all around the world.
So long the Euro centric focus and now we see the burgeoning churches and Asia and Latin America and in Africa so I think.
That cardinals made a strong statement about.
-- the growth of the church and the revitalization.
Of the church that's gonna come from places most especially like Latin America.
Lawmakers here in Washington are offering their congratulations as well I'm happy that they were able to come to a choice as quickly as they did.
I think that reaching out to be on the the traditional continent.
Of our church is another big step to note the right direction for the church.
The president's along with the First Lady sent his warm wishes to the new -- tonight in his statement that reads in part quote.
I look forward to working with his holiness to advance peace security and dignity for a fellow human beings.
Regardless of their faith and by the way -- we learn tonight as well the vice president well traveled around for the pope's installation OK Shannon thank you.
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