When Pope Francis was inaugurated, we all went scrambling to find information about him. One of the first quotes I heard from him was this:
In our ecclesiastical region there are priests who don’t baptize the children of single mothers because they weren’t conceived in the sanctity of marriage. These are today’s hypocrites… Those who separate the people of God from salvation. And this poor girl who, rather than returning the child to sender, had the courage to carry it into the world, must wander from parish to parish so that it’s baptized!
Well, that was it for me. I was in love. Here is a man who loves the baby and loves the mother, and wants to make the world better for both...READ MORE