Following Pope Benedict XVI's shocking recent resignation, the conversation continues as to who will succeed the Catholic church's Holy Father.

Check out this list of American cardinals who are most likely to be among the considered candidates. Some of those on the potential list include Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, and Cardinal Daniel DiNardo:

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Get insight on whose chances are best in the video below, as well: