Same-sex couple blessings in the Catholic Church

Love is written on a drawing of a stained glass window.

Pope Francis’s recent openness to priests offering blessings to same-sex couples has generated attention. While Catholic Church doctrine defines marriage as between one man and one woman, the Pope’s comments emphasize the importance of pastoral …

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Welsh church hosts Star Wars-themed wedding

two lego figurines, a space person and a girl with golden hair are seen from the back with a rain-covered window in front of them

St. Catherine’s Church in the U.K. recently hosted a Star Wars-themed wedding during which even the vicar dressed up as the character Kylo Ren. Located in Pontypridd, Wales, the traditional Anglican church metamorphosed into a …

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