Fr. Robert Barron’s Day 4 Conclave Update

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After the first “smoke watch,” Father Barron reports on the first day of the conclave— March 12, 2013. He offers his theological insights regarding the beautiful ritual of the conclave’s opening Mass, speaking about how it displays the “best of the Catholic imagination.” Watch the video to hear what goes on behind the scenes as the mainstream media outlets report on the election of St. Peter’s successor.

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