Saturday, August 15, 2015

On the LGBTQIA Appropriation of Pope Francis

In a letter written on his behalf last week, Pope Francis expressed, "Today, when the institution of marriage is under attack from powerful cultural forces (LGBT lobbying groups, others) the faithful are called to bear witness to this basic truth of biblical faith and natural law, which is essential to the wise and just ordering of society. In meeting the moral, social and political challenges of the present hour, great wisdom and perseverance will be required of them – “the patience of the saints, who keep the commandments of God and hold fast to their faith in Jesus” (Rev 14:12)."