John Corvino

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When I was a kid and someone said anything judgmental, my Brooklyn Italian relatives would retort: “Oh, yeah? Who died and made you pope?”

So I was astonished to learn that Pope Francis, during his flight back to Rome from Brazil on Monday, told reporters: “If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?”

“Um, you’re the pope!” is the expected refrain from traditionalist Catholics, who have recently complained about everything from the new pope’s fashion choices (“What? No brocade? Not even the red shoes?”) to his relative silence on conservative political causes.…  Seguir leyendo »