Pope Francis has said this week that “God loves your children as they are” while addressing about 40 parents from an Italian organisation called La Tenda …
The 31-page teaching guide also insists that transgender communities only exist to be “provocative” against “traditional frameworks”.
Pell was found guilty of sexually penetrating a child under the age of 16 alongside four charges of an indecent act with a child under the age of 16. The December trial’s outcome had been under a suppression order, which was lifted Tuesday.
“Sexual abuse is blamed on clericalism. But the first and primary fault of the clergy does not rest in the abuse of power but in having gone away from the truth of the Gospel.”
“In our societies it even seems that homosexuality is fashionable and that mentality, in some way, also influences the life of the church.”
“The church has spent too much time excluding rather than including women, LGBT people, the divorced, and people of other religions.”
It could be the most accepting statement about homosexuality ever made by the head of the Catholic church.
“Looks to me like an excuse to openly flaunt homoerotica”