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Sarah Posner (sarahposner.com, God's Profits) and Matthew Schmitz (First Things)

On The Posner Show, Sarah speaks with Matthew about Pope Francis’s impact on American Catholicism. Is the pope turning his back on conservative Catholics? Matthew explains why Francis is shifting focus, not ideology—the church isn’t changing its stance on social issues. Sarah brings up the election of Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, and Matthew describes the church’s financial crisis. Is Francis’s unscripted nature good or bad for the church? Plus: What the pope has in common with the honey badger.

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Recorded:Nov 15    Posted:Nov 17, 2013
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The Posner Show | Nov 17, 2013 | Sarah Posner & Matthew Schmitz

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