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Oct 15, 2015 America Editors

The America team made many media appearance during the pope’s visit to the United States. Here is a selection of their commentary: Bill Ritter of ABC 7 News talks to Fr. James Martin, S.J. about the politics of Pope Francis’ visit. Juliet Eilperin of the Washington Post details an interview between Vice President Joe Biden and […]

The Pope and Kim Davis: Seven Points to Keep in Mind [UPDATED]

Sep 30, 2015 James Martin, SJ

Popes meet lots of people for lots of reasons. Not to put too fine a point on it, but Pope Francis also met Mark Wahlberg, and that does not mean that he liked “Ted.”
UPDATE: Official Vatican statement confirms that Kim Davis was presented to the pope along with dozens of others, not in individual audience.

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