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Trying To Reach Youths, Vatican Goes Viral

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Trying To Reach Youths, Vatican Goes Viral

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Trying To Reach Youths, Vatican Goes Viral

Trying To Reach Youths, Vatican Goes Viral

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The Vatican has begun its own YouTube channel. Viewers can now see the Pope performing a variety of duties such as blessing lambs, preaching sermons and meeting world leaders. But commentator and Chicago Sun-Times columnist Cathleen Falsani says if the Pope is trying to speak to young people, this particular medium might not be best.