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New Pope, New Pope’s Name: Francis | In Name Only

New Pope, New Pope’s Name: Francis | In Name Only | Name News | Scoop.it
I kind of like the idea of getting a new name when something important has happened in your life. What a wonderful way to get a fresh start, and to choose a
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A bit more papanymic speculation, but misses out on the Francis Xavier connection.

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By pope-ular demand

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Wondering which names have been borne by how many previous popes?  Here's a chart to show you.

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