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Pope Francis Lauds Pro-Gay Jesuit Father James Martin

Posted on AllSides June 5th, 2024
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ROME — Pope Francis has written a glowing forward to a new book by gay rights activist Father James Martin, calling him a “person who has fallen in love with the Word of God.” Father Martin is rooted “firmly in the Ignatian tradition,” the pontiff writes in his preface to newly released Italian edition of Come Forth: The Raising of Lazarus and the Promise of Jesus’s Greatest Miracle. Last week, Pope Francis caused a stir by reiterating the Catholic Church’s ban on accepting homosexuals into seminary training, to which Father...

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