Warren OlneyIn the first weeks of the New Year, Fr. James Heft, president of the Institute and Alton Brooks Professor of Religion at USC, joined Josephine McKenna, of Religion News Service, Austen Ivereigh, of Catholic Voices and Bob Jaeger, of Partners for Sacred Places for a lively discussion with Warren Olney on the impact Pope Francis is having on Catholics and others world wide.

The conversation, which aired on Jan. 7, was featured on Olney’s program “To the Point,” a syndicated National Public Radio program produced by Los Angeles NPR station KCRW.

Listen to a podcast of the conversation here.