giovedì 9 dicembre 2021

Stati Uniti
Pope Francis thanks New Ways Ministry in recent correspondence

(Brian Fraga, NC Reporter)
In two letters to New Ways Ministry this year, Pope Francis commended the organization for its outreach to the LGBTQ community and referred to one of its co-founders, Loretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick, as "a valiant woman" who had suffered much for her ministry. Written in Spanish on official Vatican stationary, Francis' letters mention that the pope is aware that New Ways Ministry's "history has not been an easy one," but that loving one's neighbor is still the second commandment, tied "necessarily" to the first commandment to love God. (...)