Many People Around Kern County React To The New Pope

Catholics around Kern County hope the new pontiff can bring change to the church already impacted by scandal.

The announcement came as a surprise for many Catholics we spoke with today who also became a bit emotional when they found out the new pontiff was born in Latin America.

Maria Damian didn’t expect cardinals to vote so soon for a new pope.

“There are many things to talk about when it comes to the future of the church. I am happy and I’m enjoying history being made,” said Damian.

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