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Continued: Minnesota Catholics brace for change with new pope

  • Article by: ROSE FRENCH , Star Tribune
  • Last update: March 14, 2013 - 9:16 AM

“The challenge will be having a conversation about the truth about things,” Pecknold said. “I think the question for the church now — especially in this country but all around the world — is to have the conversation to be about whether or not the church is right about something.”


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