USA - Fr. James Martin, SJ, building bridges with the LGBT Community
From the very first days of his papacy, Pope Francis has called on both Catholics and the Catholic hierarchy to share God's merciful love by building bridges and tearing down walls. Fr. James Martin, SJ, editor at large of America magazine, expanded on that theme during an Oct. 30 speech before New Ways Ministry, a group that advocates for, and ministers to, LGBT Catholics, by outlining specific ways that the Church and the LGBT community could build a "two-way bridge." Read more...