Pope Francis Hints At Ending Thousand-Year-Old Priest Celibacy Rule Calling Ban ‘Temporary’

Pope Francis has suggested that the Catholic Church could greenlight a review of its 1,000-year-old celibacy tradition. In a wide-ranging interview the Pope said the union of a priest and a woman is not in conflict with religion. He described the 11-century-old ban as a “temporary description” and said there was no “contradiction” for a … Read more