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Pope Francis says parents should support gay children, not condemn them

Posted on AllSides January 26th, 2022
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Pope Francis had a progressive message Wednesday for parents: Support gay children.

In speaking about how parents should always stand by their children during difficult times, including illness or accidents, the pope said parents should also accompany "children with different sexual orientations." 

"Never condemn your children," he said.


The pope shared this message during his general audience address, during which he said "God does not promise us we will never have fear. But with his help, it will not be the criteria of our decisions." Prayer, he said, will bring light...

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