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VATICAN CITY (RNS) With his second trip to the heart of Italy's Mafia country, experts are debating the impact of Pope Francis' uncompromising stance against organized crime and what it means for his papacy.


  1. Pope: “I’ve got an offer you can’t refuse. Accept it or be condemned”
    Mafia: “Wait! That’s what we were going to offer you!”

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