Francis’ address to the diplomatic corps. " Only a distorted ideological form of religion" can justify violence in the name of God. Praise for positive outcome of Iranian nuclear deal, concerns over North Korean nuclear program. The family " threatened by growing efforts on the part of some to redefine the very institution of marriage by relativism, by the culture of the ephemeral, by a lack of openness to life".
VATICAN - Pope calls for joint action in migrants crisis, fight against fundamentalism and indifference [AN]
The Iran deal was not positive. They played the Obama Administration like a fiddle.