rome http://kbia.org en Columbia Catholic experienced Rome during Pope Francis' election http://kbia.org/post/columbia-catholic-experienced-rome-during-pope-francis-election <p><em>Br. Wesley&nbsp;Dessonville, OP, is a Dominican friar student brother studying for the priesthood in St. Louis at the&nbsp;<a href="http://ai.connectingmembers.com" target="_blank">Aquinas Institute</a>. He is currently on his pastoral year at the St. Thomas More Newman Center here in Columbia. He wrote this piece as a guest contribution for Columbia Faith &amp; Values, mid-Missouri's source for religion news.&nbsp;</em></p><p>Habemus Papam! We have a Pope!</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 16:01:57 +0000 Br. Wesley Dessonville 30720 at http://kbia.org