Leftist priests say Francis can fix church ‘in ruins'

By JESSICA WEISS, Associated Press Modified: April 27, 2013 at 9:34 pm •  Published: April 28, 2013
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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — A new pope from Latin America who wants to build “a church for the poor” is stirring hopes among advocates of liberation theology, a movement of social activism that alarmed former popes by delving into leftist politics.

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