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Will the next pope be more liberal?

  • The Vatican says Pope Benedict XVI will step down February 28
  • Religion professor Anthea Butler weighs in

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Will the next pope be more liberal?

Pope Benedict XVI is resigning.

Benedict says his age has affected his strength and his ability to fulfill the ministry entrusted to him.
Dr. Anthea Butler is a religion professor at the University of Pennsylvania -- and a practicing Catholic. What does the pope's departure mean for Catholic families now?

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