World Cup finals: It's Pope versus Pope (general)
World Cup finals: It's Pope versus Pope
By Daniel Burke, CNN Belief Blog Editor
(CNN)– Will the World Cup finals become a "Holy War"?
At the very least, Sunday's match could put millions of Catholics - not to mention Vatican employees - in a bit of a bind.
Will they root for Argentina, the homeland of Pope Francis, who is known to be an ardent soccer aficionado? Or will they back Germany, the native country of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, also a big football fan?
And what about the Big Referee Upstairs? Whose prayers will he heed when the game is on the line?
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