Meetings in Canada and at the Vatican facilitated talks which led to a thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations, according to multiple reports.
"This is playing with life," Francis said. "Beware, because this is a sin against the creator."
God is not a "magician" with a "magic wand," says Pope Francis. "No duh," say Roman Catholics the world over.
A new report released by the Vatican Monday suggests a softening in tone—if not in policy—toward gays and gay marriage.