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Pope Francis: To be ‘scandalized’ by gay couple blessings is ‘hypocrisy’

“No one is scandalized if I give a blessing to an entrepreneur who perhaps exploits people: and this is a very serious sin"

Pope Francis: Small ideological groups oppose same-sex blessings; Africa a ‘special...

Francis, in his interview, dismissed the idea that this division could spark a schism in the Catholic Church. 

Cardinal Zen: Fiducia Supplicans ‘creates confusion’; suggests Fernández should resign

Zen’s statement adds another prominent voice to the widespread criticism that Fiducia Supplicans has received

Pope Francis responds to resistance to Fiducia Supplicans: ‘The Lord blesses...

“The Lord blesses everyone who is capable of being baptized, that is, every person,” Pope Francis repeated.

Vatican responds to widespread backlash on same-sex blessing directive

Priests giving these types of blessings should “not impose conditions” or “enquire about the intimate lives of these people.”

Bishops around the world are divided over Vatican’s same-sex blessing declaration...

In at least three countries — Kazakhstan, Malawi, and Zambia — Church leaders are refusing to implement the Vatican declaration in any way

TIMELINE: What has the Catholic Church said about same-sex ‘blessings’?

The German Synodal Way approves a document that allows for the blessing of homosexual unions in March 2023

Archbishop Fernández on new role as Vatican’s doctrinal chief: ‘I will...

Fernández said that he did not regret publishing the book he wrote as a priest called “Heal Me With Your Mouth: The Art of Kissing”

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