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World Ponders Next Choice of Pope

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World Ponders Next Choice of Pope

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World Ponders Next Choice of Pope

World Ponders Next Choice of Pope

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John Allen, Vatican correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter, discusses the growth of the global Catholic church and what the election of a non-traditional, non-European pope would mean for the papacy. More than two-thirds of the world's Catholics live in Africa, Latin America and other countries in the developing world.