U.S. Catholic bishops grapple with adapting their agenda to Pope Francis’ priorities

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Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., left, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Photo by Bob Roller, courtesy of Catholic News Service

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BALTIMORE (RNS) Pope Francis' change in focus has unsettled a number of American bishops more used to a hierarchy oriented toward hot-button culture war issues. Adapting to a new agenda is the focus of this week's bishops' meeting.