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Pope Idol?

Anyone chosen by the college of cardinals to lead the Catholic Church faces both spiritual and political challenges, but what qualities should a good pope have?

Professor Eamon Duffy, author of Ten Popes Who Shook the World, based on his popular Radio 4 talks, and Cardinal Cormac Murphy O'Connor, former Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster discuss what makes a good pope.

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