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Vatican Declares Transgender Surgeries, Surrogacy, Gender Theory Threats to Human Dignity

Posted on AllSides April 8th, 2024
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The Vatican declared Monday that transgender surgeries, surrogacy, and gender theory are threats to human dignity, breaking with the progressive approach to social issues that Pope Francis has adopted in recent years.

In a 20-page document titled “Infinite Dignity,” the Vatican argues these practices are comparable to euthanasia or abortion as violations of God’s plan for human life. The declaration, five years in the making, was signed and approved by Pope Francis, who ordered it to be written and published.

In the document, the Vatican doctrine office formally rejects gender theory and...

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