Last week, a same-sex couple in Brazil received a surprise letter from Pope Francis, congratulating them for baptising their three children in the Roman Catholic Church.
The letter, dated July 10 and signed by Monsignor Paolo Borgia of the Vatican Secretariat of State, stated, “Pope Francis wishes you happiness, invoking for your family the abundance of divine graces in order to live steadfastly and faithfully as good children of God and of the church.
February 9, 2016 OPEN LETTER TO HIS HOLINESS, POPE FRANCIS His Holiness, Pope Francis at the Vatican: My name is Mark Charles Hardie. I am a baptized and confirmed member of the Roman Catholic Church. My Catholic/Christian name is M...
Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has congratulated Pope Francis on his election as the new head of the Roman Catholic Church and expressed hope for cooperation, the Russian Orthodox Church said Thursday.
Pope Francis has sent out a letter to the bishops of the Roman Catholic Church declaring that sex abusers have no place in the ecclesiastical body.
Pope Francis married 20 couples on Sunday, some of whom had already lived together and had children, in the latest sign that the Argentine pontiff wants the Catholic church to be more open and inclusive.