St. Francis of Assisi

Bay Area Catholics Welcome New Pope Who Shares San Francisco's NamesakeBay Area Catholics reacted with surprise, joy and cheers on Wednesday at news that Argentine cardinal Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio had become the first pope from the Americas.
KCBS In Depth: Conservative Catholic Prepares For New Role As SF's ArchbishopArchbishop-designate Salvatore Cordileone is stepping into a new, prominent leadership role within the Catholic Diocese of San Francisco in a matter of weeks; bringing with him a record that is well-known in religious and conservative circles.