The Pope: Religion and Politics in the Middle East

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As Pope Benedict XVI continues his "pilgrimage" to the Middle East, different groups are pursuing different agendas. They include the Vatican, the Israeli government and the Palestinian Authority -- not to mention local Catholic clergy, the chief Rabbinate and Islamic leaders.


Anshel Pfeffer - Ha'aretz - @AnshelPfeffer, Richard McBrien - Professor of Theology, University of Notre Dame, Alex Awad - United Methodist Missionary in Jerusalem, Mahdi Abdul Hadi - Chairman, Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs

Warren Olney

Christian Bordal