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"'I meet so many young people like you,' the priest told me, 'and it makes me terrified for the future of our Church'" (Illustration: Christian Adams)

You might think that progressives would be rejoicing under the current pontificate. Instead, they are fretting about the future

Pope Francis arrives at this morning's general audience (AP)

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Cardinal Pell arrives for a session of the family synod (AP)

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Patriarch Bechara Rai, centre, at a prayer service in Washington DC (CNS)

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Benedict XVI makes his final public appearance as Pope in February (AP)

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Pope Francis in St Peter's Square (AP)

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Cardinal Ravasi (AP)

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The shrinkage of the Church into a creative minority may leave churches empty in some countries (Photo: PA)

Or should the Church always have a place for less committed Catholics?

Bill Gates speaks at this week's International AIDS Conference in Austria (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

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