Who have been the pope?
There have been 266 popes and the current one is Pope Francis.
No. Pope Francis was the first pope from the New World. There has never been a pope from Canada.
He has been pope since March 13, 2013.
There has not been a Pope Marcellinius but there has been a Pope St. Marcellinus and yes, he was a Catholic pope.
No, there has never been a Pope from Ireland.
No, there has never been a pope from Scotland.
No, there has never been a pope from Malta.
There has never been a Pope Paul XXIII. There has been a Pope John XXIII.
Please specify a particular pope.
There have been 8 popes from Germany: Pope Benedict XVI Pope Boniface II Pope Clement II Pope Damasus II Pope Gregory V Pope Leo IX Pope Stephen IX Pope Victor II
There have been a number of popes who were not cardinals. Pope Urban VI, pope from 1378 to 1389, was the last Pope to be elected from outside the College of Cardinals.
There has never been a female pope.
There has not yet been a black pope.
There has never been a Welsh pope but there has been one pope from England - Nicholas Breakspear who took the name of Pope Adrian IV. The mother of Linus the first pope after St. Peter was Welsh, that makes him half Welsh.
No there has never been a pope from North America. Pope Francis, however, is from South America.
There has been only one pope with the baptismal name of Joseph and that was Pope Benedict XVI. However, there has never been a Catholic pope who took the regnal name of Joseph. There has been a Coptic (Orthodox) pope who took the name of Joseph I.
There has never been a Pope Paul 23.
There have been seven popes since 1950: Pope Pius XII Pope John XXIII Pope Paul VI Pope John Paul I Pope John Paul II Pope Benedict XVI Pope Francis
No pope has ever been to Las Vegas.
NEVER! There has never been a Pope John Paul VI but there has been a Pope Paul VI and a Pope John Paul II.
Pope Francis has been pope since he was elected on March 13, 2013.
Since 2013 the pope has been Pope Francis.
Pope Benedict XVI has been pope since 2005.
Pope Adrian IV was the only pope from England.
There has never been a Pope John Benedict.
Benedict became the pope in 2005.
There has never been a pope from the United States of America. Pope Francis is the first pope from the Americas, being from Argentina.
Yes, there has been one pope from England. Nicholas Breakspear was elected in 1154 and took the name of Pope Adrian IV.
Pope Francis is the 266th pope including Saint Peter.
Pope Paul VI, Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI have all been to the United States. Pope Pius XII also visited the United States before he became the pope.
No pope in hundreds of years has been married. Pope Clement IV, who reigned from 1265-1268, was the last pope who was married and he was married before becoming a priest.
Hallelujah! A new Pope has been elected! Long live the Pope!
Pope Adrian IV is the only pope from the UK.
Any male Catholic can be elected as pope. However, it has been hundreds of years since a non-cardinal has been elected as pope.
Which Pope Paul? There have been 6.
No, there has never been a Pope Timothy.
Which Pope Adrian? There have been several.
There has been no Pope Edit.
The pope has always been a Christian.
There has never been an Australian pope.
There has been no pope named Silas.
No, there has never been a Russian pope.
There has never been a Pope William.
Please specify the name of the pope.
After the a vote is taken the ballots are burned in a stove in the Sistine Chapel and chemicals mixed with them. If the smoke is black, no pope has been elected. If the smoke is white, a new pope has been chosen.
Roman Catholic Answer No, there has never been a female disguised as a Pope.
No, as far as can be determined there has never been a one-legged pope.
The Pope is the Pope of all Catholics on earth, not just of the US. There has never been a Pope who was born in the US.
There has never been a Pope John Paul XXIII. There has been Pope John Paul I and John Paul II and Pope John XXIII. Which of these were you referring to?
No, there had never been any pope from the entire Western Hemisphere until the election of Pope Francis from South America in March of 2013. There has yet to be a pope from the United States.
There has never been any female pope. There is a myth about a Pope Joan, who disguised herself as a man, but was exposed when she got pregnant.