College of Cardinals Still Largely European

From Rome Reports, here’s a great overview of the geographic breakdown of our current College of Cardinals:

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Should the papal election be based upon representation of the growing Catholic populations in areas of the world with less representation at the Conclave? This will be one of the interesting dynamics to watch in the days ahead.

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