sabato 17 giugno 2017

Bishop says secular Danes like Francis enough to ‘forgive him’ for being Catholic
(John L. Allen Jr. and Ines San Martin) Denmark, like other Nordic countries, is considered to be one of the most thoroughly secular cultures on earth, which means that traditional Catholic teaching on issues such as abortion, women priests and gay marriage often generates reactions ranging from incomprehension to hostility. Such is Pope Francis's popularity, however, that Bishop Czeslaw Kozon says most Danes "forgive him" for upholding those positions. (...)