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Cardinal's demotion helps Pope Francis quell 'conservative backlash' – for now

Cardinal's demotion helps Pope Francis quell 'conservative backlash' – for now

From Fox

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Pope Francis' demotion of Cardinal Raymond Burke sent a chill through the ranks of American conservatives within the church, say Vatican experts. (Reuters)

Pope Francis is drawing rock star raves for softening the Vatican's image on such issues as homosexuality, capitalism and divorce, but his celebrated tolerance doesn't seem to extend to dissenters within the church, whose conservative revolt came to a halt when the pontiff exiled their de facto leader to obscurity.

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