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Papal State: A Year of Pope Francis

One year ago, Catholics worldwide saw the election of the first Jesuit pope. He chose the name “Francis,” and has seemed to favor humility and service over pomp and politics. But has the church seen major reform? This hour we’ll talk about Francis’ first year– what he’s done, what remains, and why he’s so enthralling.

Women in the Catholic Church

The ordination of women in the priesthood by some members of the Catholic Church