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  • Turkey: Pope’s genocide remarks won’t help peace efforts

    Turkey: Pope’s genocide remarks won’t help peace efforts

    An official of the Turkish foreign ministry said Monday that Pope Francis’s reference to slaughters of Armenians under the Ottoman Turks in 1915 as a “genocide” will not help efforts to establish peace and stability in the region, after the pontiff defended his word choice in a news conference on Sunday.

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  • Pope backs apology to gays, but says it’s not just them

    Pope backs apology to gays, but says it’s not just them

    In a wide-ranging news conference on Sunday, Pope Francis said Christians should apologize anytime “there are people we could have defended and we didn’t,” insisted that “there’s only one pope” despite recent talk of an expanded papacy, and denied that creating a commission necessarily “opens the door” to women deacons.

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  • Cardinal says Church should apologize to gays

    Cardinal says Church should apologize to gays

    In a week with a papal trip, the Brexit vote, the aftermath of the Orlando shootings, and more, plenty of important Catholic news was overshadowed — from sex abuse reform and an apology to the LGBT community, as well as charges of corruption in a pet papal charity.

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