James Della Chiesa was born on 21st November 1854 in Genova. He was elected Pope on 3rd September 1914. He died on 22nd January 1922. On 6th December 1915 he invested Bishop Cagliero in the purple that would make him the first Salesian Cardinal.
Welcome to the Blog! I am a Salesian of Don Bosco and was ordained to the priesthood on August 26, 2000. I hope this site is a place of interest for you where you will find ideas and information on the Catholic faith and on Salesianity.