Daily Archives: July 29, 2013

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Equally Blessed applauds Pope Francis’ encouraging words

Pope Francis today uttered some of the most encouraging words a pontiff has ever spoken about gay and lesbian people.  In doing so, he has set a great example for Catholics everywhere.

The pope has rejected the harsh language of his predecessor, Benedict XVI, for a compassionate approach and a pastoral tone. Lesbians and gays are no longer a “threat to civilization,” rather they are people of faith and good will.