April 25, 2005
Poll: American Catholics Support New PopeTopics: Faith
April 25, 2005 -- American Catholics are responding with support if not great enthusiasm to the selection of Pope Benedict XVI, and with a clear message on his first priority: addressing the issue of sexual abuse of children by priests.
Eighty-one percent of Catholics in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll approve of the pope's election; a quarter call themselves "very enthusiastic" about it.
Posted by Hyscience at April 25, 2005 6:24 PM
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