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Pope Francis presents a model for risk-taking religion. A Catholic church in decline has no choice but to take heed.
Conservative Protestants have long viewed the head of the Catholic Church with suspicion. Why are they embracing Pope Francis?
Our friends at Eye of the Tiber share some breaking news on Pope Benedict.
Reporter David Gibson offers initial ideas on how President Obama’s meeting with Pope Francis could play out.
Pope Francis’ choice of new cardinals confirms the unique characteristics and goals of his papacy.