German archbishop seeks Church advocacy for gays
August 11, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Heiner Koch of Berlin has promised to appoint a liaison with homosexuals, saying that he wants to ease the “problematic and painful” situation that faces gay Catholics. In a meeting with gay activists, the archbishop expressed disappointment with the Vatican’s stance against the blessing of same-sex unions, saying that “church political pressure should be exerted by means of blessing services.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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