Statement from Fr. Joseph Fessio of Ignatius Press on the Election of Pope Francis 

by Kevin Wandra Thursday, March 14, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For More Information:
Kevin Wandra, 404-788-1276 or
KWandra@CarmelCommunications.com

ATLANTA, March 14, 2013 – Jesuit Father Joseph Fessio, Founder and Publisher of Ignatius Press, comments on yesterday’s election of Pope Francis:

“It is a brilliant stroke of the Holy Spirit that completely faked out the media (and me too, I have to say). A son of Ignatius takes the name of Francis. A man of Old World heritage who is part of the New World. Truly a Pontifex Maximus (which means “the greatest builder of bridges”). He’s solidly orthodox with a zeal for the poor. His model is the obedience of Ignatius and the poverty of Francis. How blessed we Catholics are in our popes!”

To interview Father Fessio, contact Kevin Wandra (404-788-1276 or KWandra@CarmelCommunications.com) of Carmel Communications.

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