Vatican official says his defence of gays' rights was misunderstood [CNAU]

Feb 10, '13 6:00 am
The president of the Pontifical Council for the Family (pictured) said his defense of the dignity of homosexual persons and their individual rights was misinterpreted, perhaps intentionally, reports the Catholic News Service.http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cathnews/RSS/~4/hdEhibsGV84

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…“to promote justice and to protect the weak,” greater efforts were needed to ensure legal protection and inheritance rights for people living together, though not married. “But do not call it marriage,” he said.

His remarks from the news conference were reported around the world under headlines such as “Vatican recognises the rights of gay couples.”

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The emboldened part sounds like recognition of a Union however. Interesting.

The Archbishop’s thoughts were derailed knowingly, seen in post 21, 22 & 23 of this thread…

forums.catholic.com/showthread.php?t=755480&page=2

Inheritence rights for gay couples living together? That seems likean overreach from Catholic teaching

Ugh, why is it that certain leftist activist groups such as gay rights activist groups often want to promote lies or misinformation in order to further their agenda? I am not saying that they always do this or even that they do this most of the time. However, it does seem like it happens a little too often.

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