The men who could be pope: Cardinal Francisco Robles Ortega [CNAU]

Mar 11, '13 6:00 am
Italian Cardinal Francesco Coccopalmerio recently said out loud what many of his brother cardinals may be thinking: “It’s time to look outside Italy and Europe, in particular considering Latin America.” The trick is to figure out which plausible candidate stands the best shot of putting together the magic 77 votes that represent a two-thirds majority. Cardinal Francisco Robles Ortega of Guadalajara, Mexico, might just be a good solution, writes John Allen in NCR Online.


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