Pope Francis finds high favor among Americans

Washington D.C., Apr 9, 2013 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center reveals that a majority of Americans, including Catholics, have a largely favorable view of the new Pope. Catholic social researchers, however, say that Pope Francis may not be significantly more popular than his predecessor, Benedict XVI. “Generally, popes have had approval ratings among Americans (Catholic or not) that are higher than that of U.S. presidents,” … [Read more...]