A Playlist for the Pope

Cathy Lynn Grossman | Feb. 27, 2013 | USA TODAY

Sacred Music feature

In his last hours on the job, Pope Benedict XVI has asked the world to pray for the church, and now there's a music playlist to put people in the mood for love.

That would be the love of the Holy Spirit. The cardinal who will choose the next pope will pray for guidance, but all believers need to pray along, says theologian Timothy O'Malley, director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy.

The music site Spotify called on O'Malley and other experts at University of Notre Dame to select two dozen chants, hymns, suites, orchestral music and more at Conclave: Institute for Church Life, University of Notre Dame.

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