Bishop of Rome
He has only been in the job a few months, but already Francis is living up to his claim of being a Pope of the people. Described
So what does this all mean for non-Catholics? Well, probably not a lot. For most people, Pope Francis is just another old man who should really be on a golf course in Florida somewhere, enjoying retirement. And yet we all tuned into the news when the signal was given that a new pope had been elected.