June 12th, 2013
10:21 PM ET

Secret "gay lobby" inside Vatican

Pope Francis says there is a "gay lobby" within the Vatican. Francis was quoted as saying "In the Curia, there are holy people. But there is also a current of corruption," he continued, "They speak of a 'gay lobby' and that is true, it is there."

Pope Francis: `Gay lobby' exists inside Vatican

Father Edward Beck explains Francis' comments.

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  1. Maryanne Bush

    There should be no need for a secret gay lobby. Everyone, every child of God should be accepted by the Catholic Church.

    June 13, 2013 at 10:34 am | Reply
  2. chicagoja

    what a surprise!! how could this ever have been a secret group?

    June 12, 2013 at 10:36 pm | Reply

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