Pope Francis

The EditorsDecember 05, 2016
This video has been edited. The transcript below reflects a full record of this part of the discussion.  ModeratorJames Martin, S.J.Editor-at-large for America Media  PanelistsNancy DallavalleTheologian and vice president for mission and identity at Fairfield University Deacon Gr
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The church is now recognizing what the local church in Central and South America has always known.
Pope Francis greets British theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking, during an audience with participants attending a plenary session of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at the Vatican on Nov. 28. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano, handout)
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