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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

George Weigel

George Weigel, a papal biographer, is Distinguished Senior Fellow of Washington, D.C.’s Ethics and Public Policy Center, where he holds the William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studies. He earlier lived in Seattle and was a regular writer for Seattle Weekly. A version of this review originally appeared in First Things.

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