Humorist Stephen Colbert and Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York spoke to students at Fordham University in a visit arranged by the Reverend James Martin, "chaplain of the Colbert Report.
Mr. Colbert shed his character for the evening and offered several sincere insights into how he manages to remain a faithful Catholic while making fun of his own religion and most others.
“Are there flaws in the church?” Mr. Colbert said, “Absolutely. But is there great beauty in the church? Absolutely.”