BEAT THE PRESS
12:14 pm
Tue February 26, 2013

Beat the Press Video: Pope Hopes

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The retirement of Pope Benedict XVI triggered an avalanche of coverage—and numerous suggestions that his successor ordain women, accept gays, and pull the Church into the 21st Century. Did the media confuse its priorities with the realities of  Catholicism today?

(From the February 22, 2013 show)

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