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Pope Francis plays long game to reform Roman Catholic Church

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(A gust of wind blows Pope Francis’ mantle as he leaves at the end of his weekly audience in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican October 22, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini)

After winning praise around the world for his fresh and open style, the honeymoon period seems to be over for Pope Francis.

Oct 22, 2014

Pope Francis plays long game to reform Catholic Church

VATICAN CITY, Oct 22 (Reuters) – After winning praise around
the world for his fresh and open style, the honeymoon period
seems to be over for Pope Francis.

A tumultuous two-week Vatican synod exposed polarisation in
the Catholic Church over his push to reform its traditional
approach to sexual morality by becoming more welcoming to gays
and easing restrictions on divorced and remarried Catholics.

Oct 20, 2014
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