Pope Francis spoke out about tolerance and inclusion in a recent interview. The pontiff addressed the issues of divorcees and families of homosexuals and said both should be welcomed and supported in the church.
A new book by Vatican astronomer Brother Guy Consolmagno and Rev. Paul Mueller is titled “Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?” a question that Pope Francis has posed as part of his focus on Catholic inclusivity.
A row between the Catholic Church and the government over a tetanus vaccine aimed at women in their childbearing years has clergy urging people to shun the injection, saying it’s a stealth population-control ploy.