What do the present pope and bishops base their teaching today and on whose authority do
they teach? The work of Jesus when the disciples were on their own. the pope teach on Jesus authority and the pope technical team bishop's authority
Facts about Pope Francis:
he speaks many languages some of them are Spanish, Latin and Italian he can speak those languages fluently and but he can understand German, French, Portuguese, English, and Ukrainian. The Pope had only one functioning lung. He had a part of his right lung removed in his teen age due to an infection, but he appears to be in good health even at the ripe age of almost 78.
Before he became a Jesuit, Pope Francis worked as a bouncer in a Buenos Aries bar to help pay for his studies.
At the age of 12, he fell in love with a girl from his Street. He kept telling her, "If I don't marry you, I'm going to be a priest." yeh what happened did he marry her? No. Even in this case, the pope kept his word.
He loved soccer as a kid and still does but he played basketball as a teen now to that
As a young teen, the Pope used to play basketball (influenced by his father who played basketball for San Lorenzo a team from a town famous for a soccer team in the Primera División) so he has also received many basketball jerseys including the personalized jersey of NBA´s Boston Celtics his favourite team.
That is some facts about Pope Francis