Selecting a New Pope: U.S. Catholic Voices

Watch a March 1, 2013 panel discussion held in Mullen Memorial Library at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., and moderated by Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly managing editor Kim Lawton and Catholic News Service reporter Pat Zapor. Panelists are Ambassador Miguel Diaz, University Professor of Faith and Culture at the University of Dayton and the most recent U.S. ambassador to the Holy See; Dr. Margaret Melady, vice chair of the board of trustees of Catholic Distance University and former president of the American University in Rome; Dr. Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies at the Catholic University of America; and Kim Daniels, coordinator of Catholic Voices USA.


  • Marco

    The pick right now is Cardinal Angelo Scola: See why this is NOT good for the Catholic Church:

  • John Chuchman

    Everybody talked AROUND all the real issues. The real tragedy of Catholicism is that rather than helping people of all Faiths grow spiritually, it’s become yet another ISM. What about DISCRIMINATION of women, married men, gays, lesbians!!