Your views: Hopes for Benedict XVI
Difficult job

Father Merv Duffy, 46, Auckland, New Zealand

I'm fascinated to see what this papacy is going to be like. I'm pleased that he was elected quickly, but I was a little surprised, he wasn't my choice!

The papacy is a very difficult job, and Benedict XVI has been demonised by the press from the start, so it won't be easy!

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