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Father Adolfo Nicolas of Spain, the newly elected Superior General of the Society of Jesus, celebrates his first mass as head of Jesuits at the Church of Jesus, January 20, 2008, in Rome Italy. Father Adolfo Nicolas was elected as the successor of the outgoing Superior General Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, the first Jesuit leader to ask for, and receive, papal permission to retire from the post. The Superior General of Jesuits is called The Black Pope. By Franco Origlia/Getty Images.

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