The Pope's Visit: Series at a Glance

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The Making of a Pope - Monday, Sept. 21
From a soccer-loving teen in Argentina to Holy Father. Follow the incredible story that transformed Jorge Mario Bergoglio into Pope Francis.  

To be Catholic on Long Island - Tuesday, Sept. 22
What do L.I. Catholics feel about the Church and its teachings? How some local parishes are pushing limits to lure back the faithful.

Michael's Hope - Wednesday, Sept. 23
A gay Italian Catholic from Hewlett Harbor searches for acceptance by his Church---and finds inspiration in Francis.

The Vatican's Jewish Knight - Thursday - Sept. 24
Gary Krupp never dreamed he would meet three popes and run an international organization that bridges divides of faith and cultures. But that's exactly what this Wantagh businessman did.

Praying for Equality - Friday, Sept. 25
Will women ever become priests? Should they? A crusading L.I. grandmother and a young nun share their stories and their views on erasing gender barriers in the Church. 

Answering the Call - Friday, Sept. 25
A young Rockville Centre man follows his dream to become a priest. A look inside his world at the St. Joseph's Seminary. What does it take to "answer the call?"

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