U.S. Roman Catholic leaders meeting at the Vatican announced a new policy for future sexual abuse cases involving priests. Meanwhile the Catholic faithful are looking for their own ways to reform the church. Diane and her guests talk about change in the Roman Catholic church, both from the top down and from the bottom up.

Guests

  • Joeseph Gallagher co-founder of Coalition of Concerned Catholics
  • John Allen Vatican correspondent, National Catholic Reporter, author of "Conclave" and "All the Pope's Men."
  • E.J. Dionne Jr. senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, Washington Post columnist, and author of "Souled Out: Reclaiming Faith and Politics After the Religious Right" and of "Stand Up Fight Back."

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