Three years on, pope leaves Catholic conservatives feeling marginalised

Click For Larger Image & Read More
Three years on, pope leaves Catholic...
 © CyprusMail 2020
By Philip Pullella and Tom Heneghan

Three years after the election of Pope Francis, Roman Catholic conservatives are growing increasingly worried that he is quietly unravelling the legacy of his predecessors.

Francis’ popularity with most Catholics, and legions of non-Catholics, has given him the image of a grandfatherly parish priest who understands how difficult it sometimes is to follow Church teachings, particularly those on sexual morality.

Conservatives worry that behind the gentle facade lies a dangerous reformer who is diluting...


This article was automatically added to our system 11-3-2016

Three years on, pope leaves Catholic conservatives feeling marginalised


The contents of this article including any associated images are © CyprusMail 2020
Views & opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and/or CyprusMail .

Advertise Here

  Trending Cyprus News

Advertise Here

Article Tags: three, years, leaves, catholic, conservatives, feeling, marginalised,