Pope Francis is the first pope from America, a music artist, teacher, author as well as a diplomatic character. He was the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church. He also served Archbishop of Buenos Aries. He holds the twelfth place in the list of wealthiest people. The massive contribution towards his net worth is estimated at $73 million.
Bio and Wiki
Francis was born on December 17, 1936, in Buenos Aries, Argentina. He is professionally known as Pope Francis but his birth name was Jorge Mario Bergoglio. He was the resident person of Apostolic Palace, Vatican City. His parents were Mario Jose Bergoglio and Regina Maria Sivori. He had five siblings. He was a philosopher who believed in natural laws, Catholic ethics etc. He worshiped prayers, Bible, Biblical canon, and devotions. He was the provincial superior of the Society of Jesus in Argentina.
Francis started his career by serving the society. He found his vocation in the priesthood. He studied at the archdiocesan. After three, he entered in the Society of Jesus where he studied their beliefs and values. At the conclusion of his novitiate in the Society of Jesus, he officially became a Jesuit.
Francis was named auxiliary Bishops of Buenos Aries. In addition, he was appointed as Coadjutor Archbishop of Buenos Aries with the right of automatic succession in 1997. Moreover, he made a cardinal by Pope John Paul II under the title of ‘Cardinal-Priest’ in 2001. He also remained in a formal relationship with the government of Argentina.
Francis was elected as pope, the second day of Papal Conclave in 2016. He was elected on the fifth ballet of conclave. He wrote many books as well as other documentary files. Later on, he headed towards music and released his album under the moniker Wake Up!
Awards and Achievements
Francis won many awards all through his career. As he was a multi-talented man, so he was nominated in different award shows for different categories. In 2016, he won the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen in Germany. He got numerous awards due to his greatness.
Net Worth of Pope Francis
Francis is the first American pope, an author, teacher, diplomatic character as well as a music artist who bags a predictable net worth of $73 million. He is amongst the wealthiest people of the world. He made a huge amount of net worth by serving Archbishop of Buenos Aries, releasing his own documentary films and music albums that made his career a huge success as well as by writing many books e.g., The Joy of Gospel, Praise Be to you etc.
Summing up, we can say that Pope Francis is a very gentle human being who served humanity in a great manner. He had earned a good repute and a considerable amount of net worth via working hard. Adding to it, he also has ethical values for animals. He says that we should deal honestly not only with other humans but also with their values as well as beliefs.