A new and extensive interview with Pope Francis is making headlines around the world.
The New York Times initially headlined its story, “Pope Bluntly Faults Church’s Focus on Gays and Abortion.”
USA Today declared: “Pope seeks less focus on abortion, gays, contraception.”
And CBS News proclaimed: “Pope Francis: Catholic Church must focus beyond ‘small-minded rules.’”
Wow! Did the Pope really characterize the Church’s teachings on abortion, homosexuality and contraception as “small-minded rules” that the Church should get beyond?
That’s what you’d think by scanning the headlines, but the short answer is that the Pope said no such thing. Once again, this was a case of the secular...READ MORE