New pope: Scenes from St. Peter's Square

Updated 4:21 AM ET, Thu March 14, 2013
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Newly elected Pope Francis speaks to the crowd from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on Wednesday, March 13. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the first pontiff from Latin America and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
The crowd looks up as Pope Francis comes out onto the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica for the first time. Joe Raedle/Getty Images
A nun reacts as Pope Francis appears on the balcony. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Pope Francis addresses the crowd. He was the archbishop of Buenos Aires. DYLAN MARTINEZ/Reuters/LANDOV
People watch the new pope's introduction. Joe Raedle/Getty Images
People react to the newly elected pope's appearance on the balcony. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Pope Francis waves to the crowd. Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images
A woman screams as she listens to the announcement that the new pope will be Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina. Spencer Platt/Getty Images
French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, center, announces the new pope. Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
People under umbrellas react to the news while waiting for the new pope to appear. ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS/LANDOV
People crowd St. Peter's Square for the unveiling of the new pope. JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images
A boy sits on his father's shoulders in St. Peter's Square. GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images
A marching band performs before the introduction of the new pope. Joe Raedle/Getty Images
People in St. Peter's Square wave Argentina's flag after the new pope was chosen. GIAMPIERO SPOSITO/Reuters/LANDOV
People stand on a balcony at St. Peter's Square as they wait for the identity of the new pope to be revealed. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images
A woman in the crowd wipes away tears. ERIC GAILLARD/Reuters/LANDOV
Swiss guards enter St. Peter's Square after white smoke came out of the Sistine Chapel chimney, signifying the election of a new pope. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images
People celebrate in St. Peter's Square. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
The faithful cheer and take pictures in St. Peter's Square. Franco Origlia/Getty Images
White smoke rises from the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
People celebrate as white smoke rises from the chimney above the Sistine Chapel. Tony Gentile/Reuters/Landov
People in St. Peter's Square cheer and wave flags after the new pope was selected. FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images
Bells ring at St. Peter's Basilica after white smoke billowed from the chimney. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images
A nun stands at a window overlooking St. Peter's Square. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images
People shield themselves from the rain in St. Peter's Square after the election of the new pope. Getty Images