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Stephen Schneck, director, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies (IPR), was quoted in an article published on Philly.com, discussing the appointment of Archbishop Tobin. See below.

Pope Francis surprise: Newark, N.J., gets cardinal, Philly doesn't

From: Philly.com
Date: November 14, 2016
Author: David O'Reilly

"It's completely wrong to see the elevation of Tobin as diminishing Archbishop Chaput," said Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies at the Catholic University of America.

"Chaput has done amazing things in Denver and Philadelphia and has a terrific reputation in the church," he said. The pope's choice for Newark "I think reflects something that Pope Francis wants to promote in the pastoral work of Tobin."

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