As pope resigns, Africa hopes for rise of its own

Feb 11, 2013 Read more: The State

Catholic worshippers and clergy in Africa, where the church is rapidly growing, greeted the news Monday of Pope Benedict XVI's impending retirement with surprise, respect, and a question: Could the next pontiff be from their continent? Some 176 million people in Africa are Catholic - roughly a third of all Christians across the continent - ... (more)

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Paschal king ebuka

Ashburn, VA

#1 Feb 11, 2013
No body should say where the pope should come from cause God is the one who choose the pope not human being.thanks
osei prince

Europe

#2 Feb 12, 2013
this is not a matter of voting so no body can chose our nest pope for as it is only God can chose our nest pope as so let us pray hard expeciary we ghanains and Africa as hole

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