upi.com "Pope Francis said the Catholic Church must do more to welcome divorced and gay Catholics, acknowledging the positive aspects of open dissent within the church over those topics. In an interview with the Argentine newspaper La Nacion... Of the divorced, the Pope said, 'Communion alone is no solution. The solution is integration. They have not been excommunicated, true. But they cannot be godfathers to any child being baptized, mass readings are not for divorcees, they cannot give communion, they cannot teach Sunday school, there are about seven things that they cannot do...Thus, let us open the doors a bit more.'"
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