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On Oct. 5, Pope Francis gave a recap of his recent trip to Georgia and Azerbaijan, praising their faith and cultural roots.
The Holy Father’s visit concluded his three-nation papal tour of the Caucasus region of former Soviet republics. He visited Armenia in June.
The Holy Father said there is a ‘wickedness which today is done in the indoctrination of gender theory.’
Full text: The Holy Father discussed a wide variety of issues, including homosexuality, marriage and divorce, and the upcoming consistory of cardinals.
Francis celebrated Mass at the Church of the Immaculate in the Salesian Center of Baku, the only Catholic church in Azerbaijan, on Oct. 2.
The Holy Father is visiting Georgia and Azerbaijan in the final leg of his visit to the nations of the Caucasus region.
The Holy Father spoke to members of the diplomatic corps and civic leaders after having a private meeting with Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili on Sept. 30.
NEWS ANALYSIS: With this week’s trip and a second one to neighboring Azerbaijan and Georgia in September, the Pope will visit a Caucasus region that’s considered a dangerous regional flashpoint.