In the final persecution of the Holy Roman Church, there will sit
peter the Roman, who will pasture his sheep in many tribulations, and when these things are finished, the city of seven hills will be destroyed, and the dreadful judge will judge his people. The End. Thus ends the prophecies of Saint Malachy, a 12th‑century Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland about the last pope
Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina was elected and chose the name of Pope Francis. The internet forums exploded with people trying to find a connection between peter the Roman and pope francis. everybody were trying their search in the distant mountains while the proof was inside their house.
1) Why did the new pope selected the name of Francis
The new pope is a man known to care very much for the poor and St Francis of Assisi was a saint known to care very much for the helpless. Though St Francis was never ordained to the Catholic priesthood he started the Franciscan Order . According to popular myth our new Pope selected the name of Francis in honor of St Francis of Assisi.
2) Pre -papal role of the present pope
Bergoglio entered the Society of Jesus on 1958 and studied to become a priest.and was active in the jesuit order until he became the Bishop of Buenos Aires in 1992. There is no mention of him ever worked inside the Franciscan Order founded by St Francis of Assisi.Our pope is a Jesuit inside and out.
3) Has anybody heard the new pope saying that he choose the name of Francis in honor of St Francis of Assisi ?
NO. Nobody has heard him saying so, but somebody assumed it so…
4) who started the Jesuit order
5) Who is St. Francis Xavier
Francis Xavier was the first Jesuit missionary. He was influential in the spreading and upkeep of Catholicism most notably in India, but also ventured into Japan,Borneo, the Moluccas, and other areas which had thus far not been visited by Christian missionaries. There are many magical deeds done by him in the name of christ..He is said to have converted more people than anyone else has done since Saint Paul.He was born in Spain and he is much venerated in Spain and the Hispanic countries where Francisco Javier or Javier are common male given names.
A former spanish colony and spainish is the dominant language.
7) Why did the new pope selected the name of Francis
He choose the name in honor of St. Francis Xavier who is highly revered in Argentena and who spread Christianity outside Europe
8) Peter the Roman
Roman refers to the city of Rome or the city of the seven hills. Here Saint Malachy refers to the Jesuit order founded by Seven people. our new pope selected his name from one of the founder Francis Xavier who was the first Jesuit missionary like peter the first pope who evangelised the Gentiles..
Peter the roman means Pope Francis from the Jesuit order