Pope Francis Reiterates Church’s Opposition To Gay Marriage As Italy Debates Civil Unions

Carlos Santoscoy | On Top Magazine | January 23, 2016

Pope Francis on Friday reiterated the Roman Catholic Church’s opposition to gay marriage as Italian lawmakers debate a gay-inclusive civil unions bill.

The Italian Senate is expected next week to vote on a bill that would recognize the unions of gay couples. Opponents claim that civil partnerships will open the door to marriage and adoption for gay couples.

“There can be no confusion between the family God wants and any other type of union,” Pope Francis is quoted by Reuters as telling members of the Vatican court that rules on marriage annulments.

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