The Pope and the Devil's Advocate Michele Norris talks with John Allen, Vatican correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter. Allen talks about the role of Rev. Giuseppe D'Alonzo, the promoter of justice for the Diocese of Rome. He explains his role in the beatification process for John Paul II, and how it differs from the old "devil's advocate" role, banned in 1983 by Pope John Paul II.

The Pope and the Devil's Advocate

The Pope and the Devil's Advocate

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Michele Norris talks with John Allen, Vatican correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter. Allen talks about the role of Rev. Giuseppe D'Alonzo, the promoter of justice for the Diocese of Rome. He explains his role in the beatification process for John Paul II, and how it differs from the old "devil's advocate" role, banned in 1983 by Pope John Paul II.