Latin American Reaction to Pope Selection Half of the world's 1 billion Catholics live in Latin America and many there had hoped the new pope would be drawn from their region. In Mexico City, few came out to its main cathedral to celebrate the election of the new pope.
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Latin American Reaction to Pope Selection

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Half of the world's 1 billion Catholics live in Latin America and many there had hoped the new pope would be drawn from their region. In Mexico City, few came out to its main cathedral to celebrate the election of the new pope.