Davis said, according to the Liberty Counsel. Staver said he was there when a auto picked up the Davises to take them to the embassy.
I was humbled to meet Pope Francis. I am glad that he is mobilizing his flock to care about nature, but i would still prefer that they would all just go to their heaven now and leave the rest of humanity and nature in peace here on earth. Kim’s mother and father are Catholic, and Kim and Joe will present the Rosaries to her parents.
What’s more, the meeting was the Vatican’s idea.
Vatican spokesman Frederico Lombardi said that he “does not deny” that a meeting took place.
And as happy as Davis was with the meeting, progressives were outraged.
The White House was asked about the meeting and said one’s religious belief doesn’t trump the law.
The huge wave of affection and delirium that Pope Francis generated with his triumphant visit to the United States last week could suddenly vanish in a cloud of smoke.
“I put my hand out and he reached and he grabbed it, and I hugged him and he hugged me,” Davis told ABC. She also told the outlet that Pope Francis gave her a renewed sense of objective.
Pope Francis did not focus on the gay marriage debate during his visit last week.
“What people say about me does not define who I am”.
“The time for vagueness, ambiguity, and secret meetings is over”, DeBernardo said.
Pope Francis has said in the past that he supports the church teaching that marriage is between a man and a woman, but in 2013 he said he wouldn’t judge gay worshippers who seek God.
Speaking to media on a flight home from his tour of the USA, Pope Francis answered questions about Christian “martyrs” who feel persecuted by their actions.
Monday, during his return trip to Rome, Pope Francis was asked specifically about Davis’s case. It is a right.
“I do not deny that the meeting took place, but I have no other comments to add”, he said. “It is a human right“. She cited her biblical opposition to same-sex marriage. Bunning eventually held Davis in contempt and she was jailed until her office began issuing the licenses to all couples.