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Pope Francis praises Father James Martin during audience with Vatican communicators

Breaking NewsViews Gerard O'Connell / November 16, 2022

Francis hailed him as “a man who has values, Christian and human values” and “a communicator who knows how to teach you to communicate with God.”

Pope Francis discusses LGBTQ Catholics with Father James Martin in private Vatican audience

Breaking NewsViews Gerard O'Connell / November 11, 2022

Early on in their conversation, however, Father Martin read, in Spanish, a brief summary paper “of the lights and shadows of LGBTQ Catholics” that he had prepared in advance.