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Cardinal Ratzinger Seen as Papal Contender

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Cardinal Ratzinger Seen as Papal Contender

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Cardinal Ratzinger Seen as Papal Contender

Cardinal Ratzinger Seen as Papal Contender

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Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger of Germany is considered one of most conservative voices in the church and has also emerged as a key contender to become the next Pope. Melissa Block talks with John Allen, Vatican correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter and author of Cardinal Ratzinger: The Vatican's Enforcer of the Faith.