Gay Comments Pope Francis Not as Liberal as He Seems

Pope Francis has sparked enthusiasm with his call for greater tolerance toward gays. But it's too soon to celebrate, says theologian David Berger. The pope's warning not to engage in gay propaganda puts him on par with homophobes like Russian President Vladimir Putin, he contends.
"According to doctrine, the homosexual act is still a sin," says theologian David Berger.

"According to doctrine, the homosexual act is still a sin," says theologian David Berger.

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Interview conducted by Annette Langer