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Pilgrims flock to St. Peter's Square. Cardinals consider successors to Pope Benedict XVI. The Foursquare church loses millions in a Broadway flop.


  1. Catholic moment? I have to admit so, though grudgenly,. Sadly, most are not of the very faithful type or this world would be a much nicer place. Can’t blame Iran from banning those3 from having statues. Why anyone would want a statue of Bart Simpson is beyond me. Good article by Mr. Burke. Very diverse. Anytime you have an article with the Pope, Bart Simpson and Missisippi ratifying the 13th amendment, that article wins the prize for most diverse article of the year, and we are only in Febuary.