"A Catholic Bishop in Ireland said that Pope Francis' decision to conduct a mid-air marriage last month is reason enough for the Church to 're-examine' the requirement that Catholics marry inside a Catholic Church.
'Maybe pastorally there is an issue that we may have to re-examine, which is couples who want to get married outside of a church building,' said Bishop of Limerick Brendan Leahy an interviewer with The Irish Catholic.
Leahy's comment comes after many priests and Catholic commentators expressed concern that the pope’s acts would undermine marriage preparation and stimulate demands for weddings outside of churches.
Last month Pope Francis conducted what appeared to be a spontaneous marriage ceremony for a Catholic couple living in a civil, non-sacramental marriage during a flight over Chile."
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