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O’Malley says there are ‘wonderful’ candidates to be pope

Boston Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley, who is in Rome to join the conclave that will select the new pope, said today at a news conference that there are some “wonderful candidates.”

“I’m comforted by the fact that there are obvious candidates who would be competent folks, that you’re faced with a number of choices,” he said.

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